Jacquelyn is developing a broad civil practice and accepts instructions in all areas of work.
Jacquelyn has experience in general civil matters particularly in company law, insolvency (personal and corporate), domestic/ cross-border commercial disputes, defamation, employment law, land law, trusts & probate and matrimonial law (ancillary relief). She regularly appears in applications for pre-action discovery, injunctive relief as well as other interlocutory applications and in trial.
Jacquelyn has appeared in her own right in the Court of First Instance, District Court, the Magistracy and the Lands Tribunal, and as led junior in the Court of Appeal and Court of Final Appeal.
Jacquelyn read law at Cambridge. During PCLL, she took part in the 20th VIS International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna as an oralist. Her team won the moot, capturing the Frederic Eiseman Award.
Upon finishing her studies, Jacquelyn first trained as a solicitor with Deacons in its Commercial Litigation Department, with Mr Robert Clark and Mr John Rose. In 2015/16, she became a Judicial Assistant to the Court of Final Appeal.
Jacquelyn joined Parkside Chambers in 2017 upon completion of her pupillage with Ms Queenie Lau, Mr Victor Dawes SC, Mr Jonathan Wong and Mr Osmond Lam. She was awarded the Charles Ching Memorial Scholarship in the same year.
Secretary for Justice v Ho Kit Wang, Chow Koot Yin Kole & Ors  HKCFA 13 (application for leave to appeal),  HKCFA 43 (substantive appeal) (with Mr Osmond Lam): Appeal against custodial sentences imposed pursuant to Criminal Procedure Ordinance (Cap 221), s 81A, for unlawful assembly involving violence.
Secretary for Justice v Ho Kit Wang, Chow Koot Yin Kole & Ors (2017) 20 HKCFAR 518 (with Mr Osmond Lam): Application for bail pending the hearing of leave application to appeal to the CFA.
Hyundai Merchant Marine (Hong Kong) Ltd v Ma Chun Kit  HKCFI 176 (with Mr Jonathan Wong): Application for committal order for breach of Mareva injunction.