05 August 2020 - Article
Represented high net worth clients in an application under Part II of the Mental Health Ordinance (Cap. 136); advised clients on issues relating to an enduring power of attorney made under the Enduring Power of Attorney Ordinance (Cap. 501).
Advised executors on the ongoing administration of an estate; and represented executors in a directions application made pursuant to Order 85 of the Rules of High Court.
Advised a high net worth client on disputes relating to various family trusts, including a directions application brought by the trustee in offshore court proceedings.
Represented a trustee in legal proceedings before the Hong Kong Court in relation to a breach of trust claim made by a beneficiary; advised the trustee on the ongoing administration of a family trust, including various issues relating to trustee duties and powers, and disclosure of documents.
England & Wales, 2011
Hong Kong, 2009
New South Wales, Australia, 2006
Managing incapacity in Hong Kong’s ageing population, Withers, Co-author, January 2020
Planning ahead in times of the Coronavirus, Withers, Co-author, March 2020
PB paper trails under scrutiny as clients confront losses, Asian Private Bankers, Contributor
Keep calm in uncertain times: Know your obligations before you act, Withers, Co-author, April 2020
Corporate insolvency in the time of the coronavirus pandemic in Hong Kong, Withers, Co-author, May 2020
Attacks on Trust, Hong Kong Economic Journal, Author, July 2020
Member of the Mental Health, Elder and Capacity Law Sub-Committee, Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners, Hong Kong Branch 2020
Affiliate Member of the Society of Trusts and Estates Practitioners 2019
Accredited General Mediator of HKMAAL, 2014
Accredited General Mediator of HKIAC, 2014
‘Weatherproofing family trusts to withstand a typhoon’, Withers - 28 November 2019, panelist
‘Protecting your assets and preparing for the future’, Withers - 8 November 2019, speaker
‘Financial Issues in Divorce and Practical Tips on handling divorce and family trust related cases’, Lex Omnibus - 25 September 2019, speaker
‘Ready for a fight: How to make your contractual clauses work for you’, Association of Corporate Counsel Hong Kong - 10 September 2019, speaker