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FONG Ho Yin Consultant

Ho Yin is a Consultant of our firm.  He was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court in Hong Kong in 1982, and subsequently in England and Wales, and as a Barrister and Solicitor in Victoria, Australia, and also as an Advocate and Solicitor of Singapore.

Ho Yin advises on Construction Law, Land Law on land development and conveyancing, Insurance Law, Information Technology, Corporate Commercial Law, Immigration Law, Tax Law and Law of Succession.  He was a member of the HKSAR Passports Appeal Board, Adjudicator of the Immigration Tribunal, Deputy Adjudicator of the Small Claims Tribunal, Adjudicator of the Registration of Persons Tribunal and Member of the Board of Review (Inland Revenue Ordinance).

Besides, Ho Yin is also an Arbitrator, specializing in alternative dispute resolution, adjudication and arbitration.  He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators since 1991, Panel Arbitrator of the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre and Asia Pacific Regional Arbitration Group.  He has, on many occasions, sat as Chairman of the Appeal Tribunal (Buildings) and Chairman of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal.

EDUCATION AND LEGAL QUALIFICATIONS:

  • LL.B. (Hons)(HK), P.C.LL.(HK), FCIArb.
  • Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong since 1982
  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales since 1985
  • Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia since 1986
  • Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore since 1990
  • Notary Public, Hong Kong since 1992
  • China-Appointed Attesting Officer since 1995
  • Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators since 1991
  • Panel Arbitrator, Hong Kong International Arbitration
  • Centre and Asia Pacific Regional Arbitration Group
  • Panel Adjudicator, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre


PUBLIC DUTY APPOINTMENTS :

  • Member, Appeal Board (Product Eco-responsibility Ordinance)
  • Member, Notaries Public Disciplinary Tribunal Panel
  • Member, Housing Appeal Panel
  • Chairman, Buildings Appeal Tribunal
  • Member, Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal Panel