Samuel Chan joined Denis Chang’s Chambers shortly after he was called to the Bar in 1989. His practice covers a wide range of commercial, company and chancery litigation. He has been involved in various company law matters and shareholders disputes over the years. He sat as a Deputy District Judge in 2006 and has considerable experience as adjudicator or member in various statutory tribunals and appeal boards. He is a Member of the Competition Commission, Non-Executive Director of the Insurance Authority, and Member of the Consumer Council. He is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (英國特許仲裁司學會院士) and the Hong Kong Institute of Arbitrators (香港仲裁司學會資深會員).
His other public appointments include:
Justice of the Peace
Deputy Chairman of Town Planning Appeal Board
Deputy Chairman of Accreditation of Academic and Vocational Qualifications Appeal Board
Member of Telecommunications (Competition Provisions) Appeal Board
Member of Working Group on Class Actions
 1 HKLRD 607 (CFI)Chan Pak Ting v Chan Chi Kuen (No.2)  2 HKLRD 1 (CFI)Sit Wing Yi Sibly v Berton Industrial Ltd (2013) 16 HKCFAR 104 (CFA)New China Hong Kong Highway Ltd v Ng Kwai Kai Kenneth  5 HKLRD 216 (CA)Re PCCW Ltd  3 HKC 292 (CA)Re Mahr China Ltd  4 HKLRD 141 (CFI)Kao Lee & Yip v Koo Hoi Yan Donald  1 HKC 1 (CA)Star Cruises (HK) Ltd v Tung Ho Wah  3 HKLRD 254 (DC)Ying Ho Co Ltd v Secretary for Justice (2004) 7 HKCFAR 333 (CFA)Re Boldwin Construction Co Ltd  2 HKLRD 237 (CFI)