Alfred YF Sit
Office Contact No.: 2866 8233
Fax: 2866 7858
Barrister-at-law, Hong Kong (2010)



Selected Qualifications:

Doctor of Business Administration, University of South Australia

Juris Doctor (Distinction), City University of Hong Kong

Master of Business Administration, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology


Practice Overview:

Alfred has practiced both in the criminal and civil areas. Besides criminal litigation, he is developing a practice in Chancery, Commercial and Land law, including conveyancing, insolvency, landlord and tenant, probate, trusts and revenue and taxation.

Furthermore, with his business background, Alfred regularly acts and advises in general commercial disputes, and has handled cases involving bankruptcy, breach of contract, carriage, employment, partnership, personal injuries, sale of goods and shareholder rights.

To share his experience and knowledge, Alfred has taught law, management and marketing subjects in local and overseas tertiary institutes, and has been involved in below legal publications.

Language (including proficiency level e.g. spoken, reading, writing):

Proficient in reading and writing Chinese and English, and fluent in spoken Chinese (Punti) and English.



  1. Annotator, the Annotated Ordinances of Hong Kong (LexisNexis, HK): Education Ordinance (Cap 279) (2013); Unconscionable Contracts Ordinance (Cap 458) (2013); Miscellaneous Licenses Ordinance (Cap 114) (2014); Merchant Shipping (Local Vessels) Ordinance (Cap 548) (2014, 1st issue); Water Pollution Ordinance (Cap 358) (2014); Public Health and Municipal Services Ordinance (Cap 132) (2014); Town Planning Ordinance (Cap 131) (2016); Mental Health Ordinance (Cap 136) (2016, 1st issue).

  2. Contributor, Atkin’s Court Forms - Hong Kong (various years, LexisNexis, HK):Arbitration, Bankruptcy, Bills of Sale, Building Contracts, Carriers, Civil Appeals, Compromise and Settlement, Contract, Copyright, Land, Landlord & Tenant, Personal Injuries Probate, and Sale of Goods.

  3. Contributor, Butterworths Hong Kong Contract Law Handbook (3rd Edn, LexisNexis, HK 2013)

  4. Contributor, Hong Kong Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents (2nd Edn, LexisNexis, HK): Vol 4, General Practice: Agency, Deeds and Powers of Attorney (2018); Vol 6 Commercial Contracts: General Clauses (2016); Vol 7, Commercial Contracts: Sale of Goods (2017); Vol 16, Business Organisations: Partnership (2018).

  5. Contributor, Halsbury’s Laws of Hong Kong (2nd Edn, LexisNexis, HK): Vol 4 Bankruptcy (2016); Vol 6 Charities (2013, original title); Vol 31 Health and Safety (2014, 2017); Vol 40 Mental Health (2015); Vol 42 Partnerships and Joint Ventures (2018); Vol 42 Police and Emergency Services (2018); Vol 43 Public Health and Municipal Services (2014, 2018); Vol 51 Wills, Probate, Administration and Succession (2015).

  6. Headnoter, Hong Kong Cases (LexisNexis, HK)