Mr. Tam obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Hong Kong University. He passed the Hong Kong Common Professional Examination in Laws (CPEC (HKU)) from the University of Hong Kong in 1994. He acquired Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (P.C.LL.) (HKU) from the University of Hong Kong in 1995. He was admitted in Hong Kong in 1998. He has been in private practice since 1998. His practice areas include criminal and civil litigation, probate, land interest and personal injuries.