Rosa Lee

  • BCL, University of Oxford (Distinction)
  • PCLL, University of Hong Kong (Distinction)
  • BBA (Law), University of Hong Kong (First Class Honours)
  • LLB, University of Hong Kong (First Class Honours)

Year of call

  • 2018

Practice areas

Banking
Conveyancing & Property
Defamation
Regulatory & Securities

Profile

Rosa is a Bar Scholar. After graduating with First Class Honours (ranking 2nd in her year) in LLB and BBA (Law) from the University of Hong Kong, Rosa obtained a Distinction in the BCL from the University of Oxford, ranking 1st in her year in Advanced Property and Trusts, and Comparative Public Law. She also obtained a Distinction in the PCLL, ranking 1st in her year in Civil and Criminal Litigation, and Matrimonial Practice and Procedure. She joined Chambers in 2018 upon completion of her pupillage with Mr. Anson Wong S.C., Mr. Derek Chan S.C., Mr. Johnny Ma and Mr. Jason Yu.

Rosa has been involved in cases concerning a wide range of areas, including company and insolvency work, property, probate and trusts matters, securities and regulatory work, as well as public law and judicial review. 

Rosa is a part-time lecturer of law in Equity and Trusts, and Legal Research and Writing at the University of Hong Kong.

  • Re CW Advanced Technologies Limited HCCW 174/2018 (appearing for the provisional liquidators of the company in a winding up petition, as sole advocate)
  • Asia Pacific Infrastructure Investment Fund, LP v Keyway Holdings Ltd [2018] HKCFI 2228 (applying for and successfully obtaining a mandatory interim interim injunction, with Teresa Wu)
  • Sun Tian Gang v Changchun High & New Technology Industries Development Parent Company & Others [2018] HKCFI 2499 (resisting amendment application of pleadings, led by Anson Wong SC)
  • Chen Hongqing v Jinan Industrial Development Investment Group Co., Ltd & Ors HCA 2648/2017 (30-31 May 2018) (resisting receivership application over shares, led by Anson Wong SC, with Ross Li)
  • Joesh Overseas Limited v Executors of Li Sin Man & Ors HCCW 302/2011 (7 June 2018) (resisting application for striking out of an unfair prejudice petition, with Justin Lam)
  • Kwok Hiu Kwan v Convoy Global Holdings Ltd & Ors [2018] HKCFI 1729 (resisting interim injunction application, led by José Maurellet SC, with Jason Yu)
  • Chen Hongqing v Jinan Industrial Development Investment Group Co., Ltd & Ors HCA 2648/2017 (10 July 2018) (application for setting aside writ served out of jurisdiction and for stay of proceedings, led by Anson Wong SC, with Ross Li)
  • Bar Scholarship (2017)
  • Middle Temple Advocacy Scholarship (2017)
  • BCL Law Faculty Prize in Advanced Property and Trusts (2017)
  • BCL Law Faculty Prize in Comparative Public Law (2017)
  • Magdalen College Prize for Distinction in BCL (2017)
  • Magdalen Hong Kong Scholarship for Postgraduate Studies in BCL (2016)
  • Bloomsbury Book Prize in Civil and Criminal Litigation (2016)
  • Haldanes Prize in Criminal Litigation (2016)
  • The Oldham, Li & Nie Prize in Matrimonial Practice and Procedure (2016)
  • Peter Vine Postgraduate Law Scholarship (2016)
  • Hou De Charitable Foundation Scholarship for PCLL (2016)
  • HKSAR Government Scholarship Fund (2016)
  • Hong Kong Trustees Association Prize in Equity and Trusts (2015)
  • Professor Dafydd Evans Memorial Scholarship (by the Class of 1972) (2015)
  • Dean’s Honours Lists (2011-2015)
  • Bank of China (Hong Kong) Scholarship (2013)
  • Hong Kong Securities Institute Scholarship (2013)
  • Yale Visiting International Student Programme Scholarship (2013)
  • Rosa Lee, “Proof of inducement in the law on misrepresentation: Hayward v Zurich Insurance Co Plc” Lloyd’s Maritime and Commercial Law Quarterly (Feb 2017)
  • Part-time Lecturer in Equity and Trusts, Department of Law, University of Hong Kong (2018-2019)
  • Part-time Lecturer in Legal Research and Writing II, Department of Law, University of Hong Kong (2017-2018)

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