Candy S.H. Chan

Candy S.H. Chan

Contact

T. +852 2530 1383

F. +852 2530 1083

E. candy@courtyardchambers.com

Qualifications

MCIArb (East Asia Branch) (2014)

Year of Call

2014 (HK)


Practice Profile

Candy accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work with a focus on commercial and property disputes. She has been instructed in a wide range of cases including breach of trust, winding up, inheritance and probate, matrimonial, and defamation matters. 

Candy has appeared as an advocate (in her own right or as a led junior) in all levels of Court including the Magistracies, the Lands Tribunal, the Family Court, the District Court, the Court of First Instance, the Court of Appeal and the Court of Final Appeal.

Candy formerly taught administrative law at the School of Law of the City University of Hong Kong as a part time lecturer.

She has also appeared as an advocate in arbitration under the HKIAC Administrated Arbitration Rules.


Education & Academic Achievements

PCLL, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

LLB, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Notable Prize and Scholarship

Yasumoto International Exchange Scholarship

United College GOAL Program Scholarships


Public Services

Member, Young Barristers Committee, Hong Kong Bar Association (2019-Present)

Member, Standing Committee on Civic Education, HKBA (2016-2018)

Part-time Lecturer (Administrative Law), School of Law, City University of Hong Kong (2016-2017)


Notable Cases

Trust/Fiduciary

Tang Ying Ip and Others v Tang Ying Loi, (2017) 20 HKCFAR 53, [2017] 2 HKC 502, 8 February 2017

  • Acting for the Appellants, led by Mr Robert Ham QC and Mr Denis Chang SC

 

Siberian Mining Group Co Ltd v Cheung Keng Ching & Ors, [2017] 2 HKC 512, HCA 706/2010, 10 February 2017 

  • Acting for the Plaintiff, led by Mr Hatten Kong


Company

Yuen Man Chun as representative on behalf of himself and all members of Ching Wai Boxing v Hong Kong Boxing Association Ltd, HCMP 962/2016, 17 February 2017 

  • Acting for the Defendants, led by Mr Robin D’Souza


Probate/Inheritance

Ting Fu Keung (丁富強), by his next friend, Hui Kang Sun (許鏡新) v Tse Nei Lan (謝彌蘭) (as the administrator and one of the beneficiaries of the estate of the Deceased), [2019] HKCFI 856, HCMP 1664/2017, 3 April 2019 

  • Acting for the Defendant


Land

新蒲崗渣打銀行大廈業主立案法團 對 冠多國際有限公司, [2018] HKLdT 33, LDBM 26/2016, 16 May 2018 

  • 2-day trial, acting for the Respondent


嘉澤管理服務有限公司對 Yield Bright International Ltd & Ors, LDBM 138/2013, 177-181/2015, 26 October 2017 

  • 5-day trial, acting for the Applicant


吳錫偉 v 嘉景臺業主立案法團 & Anor, LDBM 35/2014, 13 October 2016 

  • 2-day trial, acting for the Respondents


Criminal Appeal

香港特別行政區 訴 明思設計集團有限公司及另一人, [2018] HKCFI 1008, 25 July 2018 

  • Acting for the Applicants, led by Mr Hatten Kong


Disciplinary/Professional Conduct

Dr. Fung Yee Leung Wilson v The Medical Council of Hong Kong, [2019] HKCFA 15, 30 April 2019 

  • Acting for the Applicant, led by Mr Ambrose Ho SC and Mr Jenkin Suen (now SC)


Mental Capacity

Kwok Chi Yin (郭子賢) v Kwok Yau Ki Jesse (郭幼琪) & Anor [2019] HKCFI 428, HCMP 3614/2016, 20 February 2019 

  • Acting for the Plaintiff


Defamation

Lau Liu Fai (劉燎輝) v 林其東 and others [2018] HKCFI 10, HCA 3569/2013, 9 January 2018 

  • 7-day trial, acting for the 1st-8th, 10th and 11th defendants, led by Mr Robin D’Souza


Public Law

Hung Lung Chuen v Leung Wing Man (Bonnie) and Another, HCAL 30/2016, 16 May 2016 

  • Acting for the Petitioner


Contempt

Secretary for Justice v Cheng Kam Mun & Ors, [2015] 5 HKLRD 41, [2015] 5 HKC 595

  • Acting for the Respondent