Jeffrey Tam譚俊傑大律師

Jeffrey attended St. Anne’s College at the University of Oxford for Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL) on a scholarship after reading law at the City University of Hong Kong. He was one of the recipients of the Middle Temple Society Scholarship 2010 where he received two weeks intensive advocacy training in the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, London.

Jeffrey has experience in a broad range of civil practice with an emphasis on land (adverse possession, building management and conveyancing, land disputes related to small house, family land disputes). He also developed a practice of companies and insolvency and probate dispute.

Jeffrey has also established a practice of public law. He has appeared for applicants in some judicial review and election petition cases up to the Court of Final Appeal. Also, he also appeared on behalf of one of the victims in the death inquest of the Manila Hostage Incident in 2011 and the Commission of Inquiry into Excessive Lead Found in Drinking Water in 2016.

For public service, Jeffrey is a member of the Chief Executive Election Committee 2012 and 2017 (Legal Sub-sector) and an adjudicator of the Obscene Articles Tribunal (2012-2018). He is also currently a member of the Hong Kong Bar Association Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs and Human Rights and Civic Education Committee. He is an alumni manager of his alma mater Po Leung Kuk Tang Yuk Tien College.

Detailed Practice Areas:

Company law
Land
Personal injury
Election Petitions
Conveyancing
Contractual dispute
Judicial Review
Injunction

Notable Cases: Fung Jing En v The Council of the University of Hong Kong [2018] HKCFI 777Wong Tai Hoi v Au Nok Hin and Or [2018] HKCFI 703Secretary for Justice v Leung Hiu Yeung and Ors [2018] HKCFA 13Lo King Yeung v Eddie Chu Hoi Dick [2018] HKCA 137Acropolis Limited and Ors v W&Q Investment Limited and Ors [2018] HKCA 184Secretary for Justice v Chiu Hin Chung, FAMC 45/2017, 29 December 2017Kwok Cheuk Kin v Chief Executive of the HKSAR & Ors (Co-location) [2017] 5 HKC 579Lo King Yeung v Chu Hoi Dick (Cheung CJHC, Lam VP, CAMP 18/2017, 6 November 2017)Ho Yin Fai v Wu Chi Kin, HCAL 28/2016, 4 October 2017Yau Wai Ching v Chief Executive of HKSAR (2017) 20 HKCFAR 390Secretary for Justice v Nathan Law Kwun Chung [2017] 4 HKLRD 115Lo King Yeung v Eddie Chu Hoi Dick [2017] 4 HKLRD 723Chief Executive of HKSAR v President of the Legislative Council [2017] 1 HKLRD 460 (CA)Hui Sin Hang v Chief Executive in Council (HCAL 99/2015, Chow J, 15 March 2016) (Third Runway JR)University of Hong Kong v Hong Kong Commercial Broadcasting Co Ltd [2016] 1 HKLRD 536, [2015] 6 HKC 677 (represented the Hong Kong Journalist Association)Chan Kam Choi v Commissioner of Correctional Services and Anor (CACV 264/2015, Lam VP, Cheung JA and Kwan JA, 18 August 2016)Hoh Han Keyet v Artimax Investment Ltd (HCA 1163/2013, Deputy High Court Judge Eugene Fung SC, 30 June 2016)Lam Kin Man v Leung Wai Kuen Edward (FAMV 11/2013, Ma CJ, Ribeiro, Tang PJJ, 11 July 2013)Leung Chun Ying v Ho Chun Yan Albert (2013) 16 HKCFAR 735; [2014] 1 HKC 319 (CFA)To Pui Kui v Ng Oi Che and Ors (FAMV 41/2015, 1 April 2016, Ribeiro PJ, Tang PJ, Fok PJ)Chiang Lily v Secretary for Justice (2010) 13 HKCFAR 208