SALLY WONG

Call: 2018 (HK)

APPOINTMENTS

Part-time Lecturer at the University of Hong Kong (on Land Law III)

Member, The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb)

EDUCATION

LLB, The University of Hong Kong

PCLL, The University of Hong Kong 

AWARD

1st Runner Up, Haldanes’ Criminal Law Mooting Competition (2015)

LANGUAGE

English, Cantonese, Mandarin

CONTACT

E: sallysywong@28admiralty.com
T: +852 2122 9989

F: +852 2122 9990

PROFILE/PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Sally obtained both her LLB and PCLL from the University of Hong Kong. She then served her pupillage with Mr. Erik Shum, Mr. Valentine Yim, Mr. Raymond Yu, Mr. Eugene Yim and Mr. Vincent Chen. She joined Chambers in 2019.

Sally is developing a broad practice and accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work, including criminal and civil. She accepts instructions for both advocacy and advisory work, and has appeared in the High Court both in her own right and as a led junior.

Sally has been involved in cases concerning areas of law including criminal, family, contract, bankruptcy, winding up, commercial, company, probate, adverse possession, building management, compulsory sale, tort, personal injuries, employment, trust, IPO, trademark and arbitration.
 

SELECTED CASES 

PROBATE

FAMILY

  • 王 (Wang) 蔡 (Choy) FCMC 10960/2017 (opposed the petitioner’s interim maintenance application, as sole advocate for the respondent)

  • 樊 對  [2021] HKFC 116 (opposed the petitioner’s claim for a lump sum payment, as sole counsel for the respondent)​

PERSONAL INJURIES

BANKRUPTCY AND WINDING-UP

GENERAL CIVIL

  • Keen Lloyd Holdings Ltd v Churk Yat Ming and Another [2020] HKCFI 2182 (varied a Mareva injunction order, as sole counsel for the 1st defendant)

  • Nichia Chemical Hong Kong, Limited 深圳市聚作照明股份有限公司 and Another HCA 2057/2019 (set aside a regular default judgment with delay for over a year, and struck out the writ of summons, as sole counsel for the 2nd defendant)

  • 魏文 (Wei Wen) 麒麟集團控股有限公司 (Kirin Group Holdings Limited)  HCA 1904/2020 (obtained a summary judgment for an unpaid debt, as sole counsel for the plaintiff)

JUDICIAL REVIEW

CRIMINAL​​

  • 香港特別行政區林健儀  HCMA 510/2019 (appeal against conviction and sentence for 10 counts of fraud in an ICAC case, as sole advocate for the appellant) (pending judgment)

  • 香港特別行政區謝木榮 [2019] HKDC 110 (plea and sentence in relation to trafficking in dangerous drugs, as sole advocate for the defendant)
     

BUILDING MANAGEMENT