Anson Wong Yu Yat黃宇逸大律師

Anson obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration (Law) and Bachelor of Laws double degrees, as well as his Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (Full-time), at the University of Hong Kong.  He was called to the Hong Kong Bar in 2015.

 

Anson served his pupillage with Ms Audrey Eu SC of Sir Oswald Cheung’s Chambers, Mr Hectar Pun SC and Mr Samuel KY Chan of Denis Chang’s Chambers, and Mr Samuel CH Yip of Plowman Chambers, during which he was exposed to a wide range of practice areas, including: public law (judicial review, election petition, torture claim, discrimination, immigration, etc), land law, family law, company law, chancery, arbitration, personal injuries, and general commercial litigation.

 

Anson has developed a broad civil practice with an emphasis on public law and intellectual property litigations. Anson is experienced in handling complex public law issues, including but not limited to human rights, regulatory, disciplinary, immigration, discrimination and election-related matters.

 

Public and other services

  • Member, Standing Committee on Constitutional Affairs and Human Rights, Hong Kong Bar Association (2016-)
  • Member, Standing Committee on Civic Education, Hong Kong Bar Association (2016-)
  • Member, Standing Committee on Pupillage Reform, Hong Kong Bar Association (June 2017-)

 

Publication

  • Co-edited the chapter of ‘Human Rights’ in Halsbury’s Laws of Hong Kong (2015 Reissue) with Professor Johannes Chan SC (Hon) (published in April 2015)
  • Co-authored the chapter of ‘Applications for Judicial Review’ in Bullen & Leake & Jacob’s Precedents of Pleadings Hong Kong (Sweet & Maxwell, 2nd edn, 2018) with Mr Hectar Pun SC

 

Selected Cases:

Administrative and Public Law

  • HKSAR v Fong Kwok Shan Christine (2017) 20 HKCFAR 425
  • Yau Wai Ching v Chief Executive of HKSAR (2017) 20 HKCFAR 390
  • Chief Executive of HKSAR v President of Legislative Council [2017] 4 HKLRD 115
  • Chief Executive of HKSAR v President of the Legislative Council [2017] 1 HKLRD 460 (CA); [2016] 6 HKC 417 (CFI)
  • So Ching Yat v City University of Hong Kong [2016] 3 HKLRD 661

 

Intellectual Property

  • Sebastien Laffargue v Marco Skates Ltd & Anor (HCA 3342/2016)
  • Nu Pharm Ltd v Champ Group Ltd & Anor (HCA 2995/2016)
  • Shelter Lounge Ltd v Ocean Concept Holdings Ltd (Opposition to Trade Mark Application No 302585962, 1 December 2016)
  • Champ Group Ltd v Nu Pharm Ltd (Opposition to Trade Mark Application No 302406546, 30 June 2016)

 

Company Law

  • Poon Ka Man Jason v Cheng Wai Tao (2016) 19 HKCFAR 144
  • Pilot International Investment Ltd v Ingredients Plus Holdings (Pte) Ltd & Ors [2018] HKCFI 375 (HCMP 2454/2015, 1 February 2018)
  • Loyal Profit International Development Ltd v Travel Industry Council of Hong Kong (HCMP 256/2016, 27 April 2017)

 

Personal Injuries

  • Lo Hing Kin Nelson v Personal Representative of Lam Yuk Wan (deceased) [2017] 3 HKLRD 294
  • Li Man Chi v Or Chun Kit (CACV 141/2015, 24 June 2016)

 

 

Criminal

  • Secretary for Justice v Wong Ho Ming (2017) 20 HKCFAR 518
  • HKSAR v Cheung Wai Kwong (2017) 20 HKCFAR 524
  • HKSAR v Leung Kwok Hung (DCCC 546/2016, 31 July 2017)