Prof. Hui JING

Assistant Professor

Director of Master of Laws in Chinese Law Programme

PhD (Melbourne Law School)
MPhil (Peking)
LLB (China University of Political Science and Law)


Dr Jing Hui is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Law, University of Hong Kong. He previously worked at CityU Law School from August 2020 to June 2022. Jing completed his PhD at the University of Melbourne, where his doctoral thesis was awarded the Melbourne Law School Harold Luntz Graduate Research Prize for Best PhD Thesis. Prior to his PhD, Jing obtained his master’s degree (by research) in intellectual property law from Peking University and his LLB from China University of Political Science and Law, graduating in the top 5% of his class.

Jing teaches and conducts research in equity and trust, contract, property, and charity law. He has published in journals including Legal Studies, the American Journal of Comparative Law, and the Journal of Equity, and he has contributed chapters to several edited collections. Before embarking on an academic career, Jing worked at the China National Foreign Trade Financial & Leasing Company and at the Beijing Office of Zhong Lun Law Firm from 2014 to 2017.

Selected Publications

Selected Awards and Honours