7 Jan 2022

Partner Heidi Chui Appointed as SHAC Overseas Arbitrators

Our Partner, Head of Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department, Ms. Heidi Chui, has been appointed by Shanghai Arbitration Commission (the “SHAC”) as new Panel (the 7th Cohort) of Arbitrator, with effect from 1 January 2022.

Established in 1995, SHAC has arbitrated over 40,000 cases involving dispute amount over RMB 200 billion. SHAC received over 3000 registration forms from all over the world. After rounds of reviews, 386 overseas arbitrators were selected, with 68 arbitrators from Hong Kong. The appointed arbitrators are reputable professors, senior accountants, senior lawyers with extensive experience in arbitration, trial, and financial management nationally and globally.

Ms. Chui is one of the few solicitors accredited and listed on the panel of arbitrators for The Law Society of Hong Kong. She is also an arbitrator of Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission, Shanghai International Arbitration Centre, Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration, Hainan International Arbitration Court (Hainan Arbitration Commission), Nanjing Arbitration Commission, Guangzhou Arbitration Commission, Ningbo Arbitration Commission, Hefei Arbitration Commission and Langfang Arbitration Commission.

She is also an accredited mediator of HKAIC, The Law Society of Hong Kong and a Panel Mediator for Buildings Management Cases of the Lands Tribunal, and a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (U.K.). She is also a China Appointed Attesting Officer as appointed by the Ministry of Justice PRC.

For more information, please contact our Partner Ms. Heidi Chui (heidichui.office@sw-hk.com), or click here to visit SHAC’s website.