Ivan read law at the Chinese University of Hong Kong, where he graduated with an LLB (Hons) and PCLL. Following his undergraduate studies, he went on to obtain an LLM from the London School of Economics with scholarship, and graduated with Distinction in Criminology and Criminal Justice.

Ivan served his pupillage with Mr Peter Duncan SC, Mr Nelson Miu, Mr Bruce Tse, Mr Jonathan Ah-weng, Mr Martin Wong and Mr Kenneth Lam.

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Ivan is fluent in Cantonese and English, with a conversant level in Mandarin. He can also read and write in both Traditional and Simplified Chinese.  

 Ivan is developing a practice in a wide range of criminal matters. He has experience in dealing with cases of money laundering, violent crime, sexual offences, and traffic offences both at trial and appellate level, in his own right and as a led junior. He has also been instructed to attend legal visits at police stations and other law enforcement agencies.  

In civil matters, Ivan focuses on contentious probate, land, personal injuries, and matrimonial matters. He has appeared in the Court of Appeal, the Court of First Instance, the District Court and the Family Court.

Ivan has been a CEDR accredited mediator since 2017 and has experience in mediation.