William Chan is a partner of Mayer Brown. He is experienced in personal injury litigation and specialises in medical negligence claims and medical malpractice. He focuses on advising and assisting healthcare professionals, including doctors, dentists and physiotherapists, in civil, criminal and disciplinary proceedings, as well as Coroner's Inquests, ICAC related offences and judicial review cases. He has also advised and assisted hospitals in medical negligence claims. He speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin


  • Advising and representing healthcare professionals including doctors, dentists and physiotherapists in disciplinary proceedings and handling complaints.
  • Advising and representing healthcare professionals, as well as hospitals, in civil claims in negligence and Coroner's inquests.
  • Advising and defending healthcare professionals in criminal proceedings and ICAC-related offences.
  • Advising and representing clients in other matters including judicial review cases and debt recovery.


The University of Hong Kong, LLB

The University of Hong Kong, PCLL


  • Hong Kong