Mr. LEUNG Hing Fung is a practicing mediator, arbitrator, barrister and an Associate Professor (Practice) in the Department of Real Estate and Construction, Faculty of Architecture, University of Hong Kong, with specialty in property and construction law and dispute resolution.>
Mr. Leung is a member of various panels and lists of mediators including the List of Mediators and List of Arbitrators of the FDRC, the Panel of General Accredited Mediators of the Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited (HKMAAL), the Panel of General Accredited Mediators of Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC), the Joint Panel of Accredited Mediators of the Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors and Hong Kong Institute of Architects, the List of Mediators of the Hong Kong Bar Association, the Panel of Mediators of the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators and the Panel of Mediators of The International Commercial Mediation Joint Court in Shanghai. Since 2003, Mr. Leung has acted as mediator in many cases with disputes of various kinds from small commercial disputes to huge land, construction and financial disputes. Mr. Leung has been very active in training and assessment of mediation and frequently acts as Lead Assessor in HKMAAL Stage II mediation assessment. He was the lead assessor for the first HKIAC Stage II assessment held in China and was a Chairperson of Hong Kong Mediation Council, HKIAC.
Besides practising mediation and training, Mr. Leung has been very active in public services. He is at present Vice-Chairperson of HKMAAL and a member of Land and Development Advisory Committee. He was a convenor of the Railway Objections Hearing Panel, a Chairman of the Appeal Tribunal under the Buildings Ordinance, a member of the Steering Committee on Mediation chaired by the Secretary for Justice, a member of the Town Planning Board, a member of Authorized Persons Registration Committee Panel, a member of Inland Revenue Board of Review Panel, a member of Structural Engineers Registration Committee Panel and a member of Surveyors Registration Board.
Mr. Leung is a frequent speaker and writer on topics related to mediation and other forms of dispute resolution.