Philip Dykes SC戴啟思資深大律師

Philip Dykes S.C. was called to the Bar in 1977 in England. After practising there for several years he joined the Attorney General’s Chambers and worked there until the end of 1991. He then joined Chambers and developed a practice in administrative and constitutional law. He was appointed a Queen’s Counsel in 1997 and became a Senior Counsel shortly afterwards. He continues to work in the field of public law.

Detailed Practice Areas:

Public law

  • Basic law and Bill of Rights
  • Habeas corpus
  • Elections
  • Immigration
  • Extradition

International law

  • Treaties
  • Refugee law
Notable Cases: The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region & Anor v The President of the Legislative Council; The Chief Executive of the HKSAR & Anor v Yau Wai Ching & Anor, CACV 224-227/2016, unreported, 30 November 2016Chu Yee Wah v Director of Environmental Protection [2011] 5 HKLRD 469Leung v Secretary for Justice [2006] 4 HKLRD 211Law Chi Yuen v Secretary for Education [2016] 5 HKLRD 302Ghulam Rbani v Secretary for Justice for and on behalf of the Director of Immigration (2014) 17 HKCFAR 138Philip KH Wong, Kennedy YH Wong & CO v Commissioner of Independent Commission Against Corruption [2009] 5 HKLRD 379Qamar Sheraz v HKSAR (2007) 10 HKCFAR 696A Solicitor v Law Society of Hong Kong (2006) HKCFAR 175Commissioner for Television and Entertainment Licensing v. Amusement Game Centres Appeal Board [2004] 1 HKLRD 765 (CA)Helen Tsang v Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. [2002] 2 HKLRD 677 (CA)Secretary of Justice v. Chan Wah (2000) 3 HKCFAR 459 (CFA)Attorney General of Hong Kong v. Lo Chak Man [1993] AC 951 (PC)Kailey Enterprises Ltd v. Obscene Articles Tribunal [1995] 2 HKLR 132 (High Ct.)Uniglobe Telecom (Far East) Ltd. v. HKSAR (1999) 2 HKCFAR 214Ng Ka Ling v. Director of Immigration (1999) 2 HKCFAR 4 (CFA)Matteograssi spa v The Airport Authority [1998] 2 HKLRD 213 (CA)Nguyen Tuan Cuong v. Director of Immigration [1997] 1 W.L.R. 68 (PC)Oriental Daily Publisher Ltd. v. Commissioner for Television and Entertainment Licensing Authority (1997-1998) 1 HKCFAR 279 (CFA)