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, land law, trusts & probate, employment disputes and defamation actions. She also has experience in family matters (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.
Prior to commencing private practice, 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 of which she spent two seats 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.
HMM (Hong Kong) Ltd (formerly known as Hyundai Merchant Marine (Hong Kong) Ltd) v Ma Chun Kit & Ors  HKCFI 1153 (with Mr Jonathan Wong): Appeared for the Plaintiff in trial regarding extensive misappropriation of corporate assets.
Li Siu Men t/a Soar Athletic Association v Hong Kong Triathlon Association Ltd  HKCFI 3378: Resisted summary judgment application on claim concerning the Defendant association’s termination of the Plaintiff’s membership.
In re Hong Kong Genghis Khan Group Ltd  HKCFI 1790 (with Mr Bernard Mak): resisted a winding-up petition which issues were inter alia, whether relief from sanction for breach of an unless order ought to be granted and the applicability of RHC O41 r4.
Sarah Sally Chan-Kent (Executrix of the estate of RUBY JIM SUNYOU alias RUBY KANG YOU JIM (NEE) Wong, deceased) v Chim Sau Ching & Anor  HKCA 648 (with Ms Queenie Lau, on appeal from  HKCFI 3066)
Re Qin Jun  HKCFI 114: Appeared for the trustees-in-bankruptcy on an application to extend the relevant bankruptcy pursuant to s30A of the Bankruptcy Ordinance (Cap 6).
Wang Zhihua v Registrar of Companies & Ors  HKCFI 2873: Applications under Cap 622 s42 for rectification of information in the Companies Register.
Redland Precast Concrete Products (China) Ltd v Permasteelisa Hong Kong Ltd  HKCFI 2872 (paper disposal): Application to vary costs order to provide for indemnity costs at enhanced interest rate, after Plaintiff failed to beat the Defendant’s sanctioned payment.
Choy Tian Fook v Yousisheng Trade Co Ltd  HKFC 931: Application for default judgment in case of online scam.
S v G  HKCFI 2201 (with Mr Jonathan Wong): Resisted a striking out summons raising arguments on res judicata and entitlement to declaratory relief.
Sarah Sally Chan-Kent (Executrix of the estate of RUBY JIM SUNYOU alias RUBY KANG YOU JIM (NEE) Wong, deceased) v Chim Sau Ching & Anor  HKCFI 3066 (with Ms Queenie Lau): Appeared for Defendant in trial, successfully establishing adverse possession.
In re KCK Garment Factory  HKCFI 585 (with Mr Bernard Mak): Resisted the liqudators’ petition based on, inter alia, allegations of unfair preference.
Bangkok Bank Public Co Ltd v Hui Yan Moon & Anor  HKCFI 321 (led by Mr Anson Wong SC): Resisted appeal against summary judgment on the defendants’ personal guarantees.
Secretary for Justice v Ho Kit Wang, Chow Koot Yin Kole & Ors  HKCFA 13 (application for leave to appeal) and (2018) 21 HKCFAR 421 (substantive appeal) (with Mr Osmond Lam): Appeal against custodial sentences imposed pursuant to Criminal Procedure Ordinance (Cap 221), s81A, 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.