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 currently a Member of the Competition Commission, Non-Executive Director of the Insurance Authority, and Vice-Chairman 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
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)