Education & Qualifications
BCL, Oxford University
PCLL and JD, City University Hong Kong
MSc E-commerce, University of Hong Kong
BS (Business Administration and Information Systems), Babson College USA
Eric is Managing Counsel at the HKIAC and has 10 years of experience in Vis Moot. As a coach and previous oralist in the Vis Moot, he has extensive experience on coaching and leading students in international competitions.
Prior to joining the HKIAC, Eric worked for five years as a barrister-at-law in Hong Kong focusing primarily on international commercial and construction arbitrations, as well as general commercial litigation in Hong Kong, and has worked as counsel as well as tribunal secretary in several major international commercial, construction, and financial arbitrations seated around the world.
In addition to his work as a barrister, Eric was previously Adjunct Professor at the University of International Business and Economics in Beijing (UIBE), lecturing in advocacy and investor-state arbitration. Eric also coached the UIBE Vis and FDI moot teams to success in both domestic and international competition. Eric has also published on issues of international dispute resolution and investor-state arbitration.