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Jason deals with all aspects of commercial and maritime litigation, including charter party, bill of lading & cargo disputes, contentious trust claims, director misfeasance and fraud claims, on board investigation of marine accidents and incidents, salvage and general average claims, aviation liabilities, shareholder disputes and company winding-up proceedings. He has extensive experience of obtaining or discharging commercial and maritime injunctions and arrests. He acted for the administrators pendente lite of the estate in Hong Kong’s highest value contested probate proceedings and in matrimonial proceedings resulting in the largest ever reduction (on appeal) of an ancillary relief reward. He also acted in the litigation arising out of the “child in the cockpit” crash of an Aeroflot airliner.


  • Hong Kong
  • England and Wales

  • Member of The Law Society of England & Wales
  • Member of The Law Society of Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Admiralty Court users committee member

  • English

Awards & Recognition

  • Ranked in Chambers Global for China Shipping: Litigation (International Firms), 2020 
  • Listed as a Leading Lawyer in The Legal 500 Asia-Pacific for Hong Kong Shipping, 2016-2021
  • Ranked in Chambers Asia-Pacific for China Shipping: Litigation (International Firms), 2020-2021