Valerie Tang 鄧慧怡

Valerie joined Chambers in 2019 after completing her pupillage with Mr Hectar Pun SC, Mr David Boyton, Mr Robin Egerton, Mr Robin D’Souza, and Mr Earl Deng.

Valerie is developing a predominantly civil practice, and has experience in matrimonial, commercial, land, probate and criminal matters.

Valerie obtained her law degree from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Prior to studying law, she read International Relations at the London School of Economics and Political Science. She was also a Legislative Council assistant from 2015 to 2018 during her legal studies.

Valerie is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin, and she accepts instructions in all areas of work.


  • Hong Kong Bar (2019)
  • MCIArb (2020)

  • PCLL, Chinese University of Hong Kong (2018)
  • JD, Chinese University of Hong Kong (2017)
  • BSc in International Relations, London School of Economics and Political Science (2015)

  • University Grants Committee (UGC) funded PCLL place (2017)
  • JD Bronze Scholarship for Academic Merit (2016)

Speaker, Civil Procedure Updates (2018-2019) (CPD Talk), with Carol Lee, Isabel Tam, Anson Wong and Ted Chan.


General Civil and Commercial:

Lu Shaoping v Wu Lianmo and others [2020] HKCFI 944 (sole advocate) – Represented the 2nd Defendant to set aside regular default judgment, which was consented to by the Plaintiff after substantive hearing.

In the matter of National Investments Fund Limited (HCCW 67/2020) (sole advocate) – Represented the listed company in resisting winding up proceedings.

In the matter of GTI Holdings Limited (HCCW 4/2020) (sole advocate) – Represented the Petitioners in winding up proceedings.

Matrimonial:

LPS v HKC [2020] HKCA 161 (with Mr Robin Egerton) – Application to the Court of Appeal for leave to appeal ancillary relief judgment.

CWBA v LWS (FCMC 10645/2008) (sole advocate) – Successful enforcement of maintenance payments in arrears by way of attachment order to government pension.

Land and Probate:

Lu Xiaohua, the administratrix of the estate of Wong Yiu Chung, deceased v Hau Shun Chi Nelson [2020] HKDC 153 (assisted Mr Earl Deng) – Represented the adverse possessor and successfully acquired possessory title to the land in question.

Chung Wai Man v Super Ease Limited & Another [2020] HKDC 312 (sole advocate) – Ongoing involvement in resisting claim for adverse possession.

Wong Yuk Lun and Wong Hei Shun v Wong Oi Ping (HCAP 18/2019) (with Mr Robin D’Souza) – Probate proceedings to vacate caveat and pronounce for the validity of a will.

永榮樓、遠榮樓及安榮樓業主立案法團 對 陳信剛及鄧燕明 (LDBM 154/2018) (sole advocate) – Represented the Incorporated Owners for rectification of unauthorized building works and water leakage damage.

Miscellaneous:

HCMP 2694/2006 (sole advocate) – Ongoing involvement in representing the Committee of a mentally incapacitated person in matters relating to the management of her estate.

Call : 2019
Set : Main
Practice Areas
Administrative and Public LawArbitrationChanceryCommercial LawCompany and InsolvencyCriminal LawEmploymentFamily LawLand and Property LawProbate and AdministrationPublic International LawRegulatory and DisciplinaryTax LawTort and Personal Injuries
Contact
Email : [email protected] Secretary : Rebecca Lee [email protected]