Jasmine Cheung

  • BCL, Magdalen College, University of Oxford
  • PCLL (Distinction), University of Hong Kong
  • BA (Hons) in Law (Triple First Class Honours), Jesus College, University of Cambridge

Year of call

  • 2018

Profile

Jasmine completed her BA (Hons) in Law at the University of Cambridge on the Prince Philip Scholarship with Triple First Class Honours, obtaining a number of awards and mooting prizes. She went on to complete her BCL degree at the University of Oxford on scholarship with a distinction in Legal Concepts in Financial Law. She joined Chambers as a tenant in 2018 after completion of her pupillage with Mr. Jose-Antonio Maurellet SC, Mr. Derek CL Chan (now Mr. Derek CL Chan SC), Ms. Rachel Lam SC and Mr. Christopher Chain.

Jasmine is developing a broad civil and commercial practice and has been involved in cases concerning company and insolvency matters, property, trust, probate, intellectual property and family law.

  • Wah Nam Group Ltd v Roderick John Sutton and Another [2018] HKCA 687: Resisting appeal in relation to the engagement of the rule against reflective loss where the company’s claim against the defendants may fail after trial (with Ms. Rachel Lam SC)
  • Kwok Hiu Kwan v Johnny Chen & Convoy Global Holdings Ltd [2018] HKCF1 2112:Resisting application for injunctions and declarations in relation to Chairman’s decision at EGM to disallow voting rights attached to certain shares (led by Mr. José Maurellet SC and with Mr. Jason Yu)
  • Chu Kong v Lau Wing Yan and Others [2019] 1 HKLRD 589: Resisting appeal on mandatory stay in favour of arbitration under s.20 of the Arbitration Ordinance (led by Mr. José Maurellet SC and with Mr. Michael Lok)
  • Re Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Co Ltd [2019] HKCFI 64: Privatisation scheme of listed company (led by Mr. José Maurellet SC)
  • Dickson Valora Group (Holdings) Co Ltd [2019] HKCFI 482: Application for “quasi-contractual” anti-suit injunction against defendant who was not party to the arbitration clause in question (with Ms. Rachel Lam SC and Mr. Terrence Tai)
  • Aeso Holding Limited & Others v Chan Siu Chung & Others [2018] HKCFI 1195: Application to appoint provisional liquidators or receivers over a company and its subsidiary (led by Mr. Clifford Smith SC and with Mr. Kerby Lau)
  • Connect Plus Ltd v Lau Wing Yan and others [2019] HKCFI 70: Application for injunction restraining certain parties from being appointed as chairman of an upcoming EGM led by Dr. William Wong SC, JP)
  • SBM Bank (Mauritius) Limited v Warner Trading Limited and others (HCA 2416/2018): Ex parte application for proprietary and Mareva injunctions in relation to global cyber fraud (with Mr. Michael Lok)
  • Yoichi Kuga v Saronic Holdings Limited (HCMP 1180/2018): Application for interim relief in aid of Luxembourg proceedings pursuant to s.21M of the High Court Ordinance (Cap. 4) (led by Dr. William Wong SC, JP and with Mr. David Fong)
  • Winston & Strawn (a firm) v Tai Ding Century Limited (previously known as Hansen International Limited) and Leong Ma Li [2018] HKCFI 2506: Resisting strike-out application and application for relief from unless order (with Mr. Michael Lok)
  • Chung Keng v Pearl Oriental Oil Ltd [2018] 5 HKLRD 567: Application for leave to commence statutory derivative action in listed company (with Mr. Michael Lok)
  • BOC Credit Card (International) Limited v Tong Wang Chi (HCA 553/2017): Resisting application for amendment of pleadings (as sole advocate)
  • Wang Pengying v Ng Wing Fai, Convoy Global Holdings Limited and Forthwise International Limited (HCA 1479/2018): Interlocutory application in relation to filing of defence (as sole advocate)
  • Xie Li Xin v Law Ka Yan, Thompson (HCA 1476/2017): Various interlocutory applications in relation to the filing of expert opinion on foreign law and filing of witness statements (as sole advocate)
  • Middle Temple Advocacy Scholarship (2017-2018)
  • Harry Liu Postgraduate Scholarship (2016-2017)
  • HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund (2015-2016)
  • Hou De Charitable Foundation Scholarship for the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws Programme (2015-2016)
  • Thomson Reuters Law Prize (2015-2016)
  • The Sweet & Maxwell Edlyn Yap Prize for Litigation (2015-2016)
  • Prince Philip Scholarship (2012-2015)
  • Blackstone Chambers De Smith Mooting Competition Champion (2015)
  • Des Voeux Chambers Cambridge Junior Scholarship (2015)
  • Glanville Williams Prize for Part II Law (2015)
  • Hogan Lovells Prize for Law Tripos Part IB (2014), Part IA (2013)
  • Jesus College Scholarship for Law Tripos Part II (2015), Part IB (2014), Part IA (2013)

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