Emily was called to the Bar in 2019 and joined Chambers in September 2020. She is developing a broad civil and criminal practice and accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work. She was awarded the Charles Ching Memorial Scholarship in 2019.
Emily completed pupillage with Ms. Maggie Wong SC, Mr. Earl Deng, Mr. Ross Yuen and Ms. Queenie Lau. She gained experience in commercial, land, judicial review and public law and criminal matters.
Before joining Chambers, Emily was a Judicial Assistant at the Court of Final Appeal between 2019 and 2020, where she assisted judges in appeals, leave applications and other research and publications.
Emily completed her Juris Doctor degree at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. During her studies, she took part in the Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Moot (2016) and the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot (2017), and was awarded the Hong Kong Bar Association Prize and the Jarvis & Kensington Prize for Trial Advocacy.
Prior to studying law, Emily read English Literature at King’s College London.
PCLL, Chinese University of Hong Kong (2018)
JD, Chinese University of Hong Kong (2017)
BA (Hons) in English Language and Literature, King’s College London (2015)
Charles Ching Memorial Scholarship (2019)
Hong Kong Bar Association Prize for Trial Advocacy (2018)
Jarvis & Kensington Prize for Trial Advocacy (2018)
JD Gold Scholarship for Outstanding Academic Merit (2017)
JD Bronze Scholarship for Academic Merit (2016)
Best Memorial for the Prosecution, 14th Red Cross International Humanitarian Law Moot (2016)
Law Reporter (HKCFAR and HKLRD) (2020 – present)
Judicial Assistant, Court of Final Appeal (2019-2020)
Administrative and Public LawCommercial LawCompany and InsolvencyCompetition LawCriminal LawDefamationEmploymentLand and Property LawPublic International LawRegulatory and DisciplinaryTort and Personal Injuries