Mr. TAN Khain Sein, Oscar

Fractional Full-time Lecturer


Barrister-at-law (Call: 2015)
Accredited General Mediator (HKIAC, HKMAAL)
BBA (The Chinese University of Hong Kong)
LLB (Manchester Metropolitan University)
PCLL (The University of Hong Kong)


Legal Practice (present): general civil and criminal litigation, focus on C&E offences, regulatory offences, and magistracy appeals, advised on land disputes, personal injuries and contractual claims.
Government Counsel (2017-2021) Prosecutions Division, served in the Magistracy Advsory, High Court Advisory, C&E Advisory and Miscellaneous Claims Teams
Mediation Executive of Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (2013-2014)
Senior Mediator of the Financial Dispute Resolution Centre (2012-2013)
Mediation Coordinator of the Law Society of Hong Kong (2009-2012)


Working Papers and Articles

“Report on Lehman Brothers-related Investment Products Dispute Mediation and Arbitration Scheme”, Report of the Secretary for Justice’s Working Group on Mediation, 8 February 2010, pp.145-152

“There’s More to Mediation than Talking” The Standard, 22 October 2008, p.17

“Building a Mediation Culture in Hong Kong”, Asia Dispute Review, October 2007, pp. 125-127

“Can Hong Kong Lawyers Act as Mediation Advocates?” Hong Kong Lawyer, August 2007, pp.56-62