Chris Sharrock

Associate Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Chris Sharrock is "an excellent negotiator who builds rapport to efficiently resolve claims to the benefit of his clients".

Chambers Asia Pacific 2018

Market recognition

  • "The most experienced financial lawyer"
    Gracechurch APAC Report 2017
  • "We appreciate his technical skills on coverage…he has a great team with him…anytime we need it we get support from them. He will also point out something we don’t know or can’t see for consideration"
    Gracechurch APAC Report 2017
  • A Leading Individual for 'Insurance Contentious (International Firms) (China)'
    Chris Sharrock is "an excellent negotiator who builds rapport to efficiently resolve claims to the benefit of his clients".
    Chambers Asia Pacific 2018
  • A Leading Individual for 'Insurance (Hong Kong)'
    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018
  • A Recommended Lawyer for 'Dispute Resolution (Hong Kong)'
    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018 - 2019
  • A Leading Individual for 'Insurance Contentious (International Firms) (China)'
    Chris Sharrock is "highly regarded for his contentious insurance expertise. He boasts extensive experience handling professional indemnity and D&O disputes. His impressive client list includes a number of notable multinational insurers."
    Chambers Asia Pacific 2019

Work Highlights

  • Beijing Tong Gang Da Sheng Trade Co Ltd v Allen & Overy (a firm) and Another (FAMV Nos 36 & 37 of 2015 – Court of Final Appeal
  • Yeung Pui Ying Anna v BDO Limited & Others (HCCW 1325/2002 and HCA 2180/2011 – 1st instance; CACV 31 & 32 of 2014 – Court of Appeal)
  • Fortis Bank SA v Trenwick International Limited (2005) Lloyd’s Rep IR 464

Publications

  • TalkingPoint: Personal Risks Facing Board Members in Asia Pacific, FinancierWorldwide, September 2011
  • Former editor of Institute of Directors' Handbook, Hong Kong
  • Regular contributor to Kennedys' CPA Protect
  • Regular contributor to Kennedys' insurance e-bulletins
Market recognition
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    Leading Individual

    Chambers Asia Pacific 2018

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    Leading Individual

    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018

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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2018

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    Leading Individual

    Chambers Asia Pacific 2019

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    Recommended Lawyer

    The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2019