Lisa d'Almada Remedios

Lisa d'Almada Remedios

Contact

T. +852 2530 1383

F. +852 2530 1083

E. lar@courtyardchambers.com



Year of Call

1985


Biography

Lisa is a highly experienced advocate who is well established in the areas of criminal law and family law. 


In criminal law, Lisa regularly appears for both the prosecution and the defence at trial and appellate levels and has extensive experience in conducting serious cases tried in the District Court and in the Court of First Instance.  She is also a member of the Law Reform Commission’s Sub-committee on “Causing and Allowing Death of a Child” as well as a member of the Sub-committee on “Review of Sexual Offences”.


In her matrimonial practice, Lisa has an established practice in family disputes, matters in relation to children (e.g. child abduction, custody and wardship) as well as financial aspects in divorce and child support.   She is also an accredited CEDR mediator.


Lisa is currently a member of the Hong Kong Bar Association Special Committee on Family Law and the Special Committee on Legal Education.   She has also served on the Bar’s Special Committee on Discipline and the Special Committee on Criminal Law and on the Bar Council itself.


Areas of Practice

Commercial Fraud

Contract Disputes

Copyright and Trade Description Offences

Corruption

Custody and Access - including Hague Convention

Divorce

General Crime

Guarantee

Injunctive Relief

Maintenance

Mediation in Matrimonial, Commercial and Tort

Money Laundering

Property Disputes

Restraint/ Confiscation of Assets

Road Traffic

Sale of Goods


Education

Bachelor of Business Administration

LLB

PCLL


Public Services

Panel Member, Inland Revenue Board of Review


Contributions

Atkins Court Forms, Family law Chapter (Author)

Advisory and Contributing Editor, Archbold Hong Kong


Languages

English and Cantonese