Teresa Wu

  • 1995-1998 LLB, University of Hong Kong (First Class)
  • 1998-1999 PCLL, University of Hong Kong (with distinctions)
  • 1999-2000 BCL, Hertford College, Oxford University (with prizes)

Year of call

  • 2000(Hong Kong)

Profile

Teresa joined Des Voeux Chambers in 2001.  She has a broad civil practice with particular emphasis on: land & property claims, probate & trusts matters, commercial & company disputes and administrative & public law.

CFA

  • China Gas Holdings Ltd v. Li Xiao Yun & Another (2016) 19 HKCFAR 522
  • Lingrade Development Ltd v. Secretary for the Environment, Transport & Works, FACV 4/2010, (2011) 14 HKCFAR 439
  • Mok Charles Peter v. Tam Wai Ho & Another, FAMV 41/2011; FAMV 11/2010; FAMV 3/2010; FACV 8/2010, (2010) 13 HKCFAR 762

 

Court of Appeal

  • Ho Wai Ping v. Ho Ka Man Carmen [2018] HKCA 31: [2017] 2 HKLRD 158
  • Happy Enough Ltd v. The Director of Lands [2018] 1 HKLRD 79
  • Kong Colin Chung Ping & Another v. Kong Wing On & Others, CACV 69/2015; CACV 72/2014
  • Longest Profit (Hong Kong) Ltd v. Appeal Tribunal (Buildings), CACV 60/2013
  • Chun Tat Paper Co Ltd v. Wong Ip Cheng & Another, CACV 31/2012, [2013] 1 HKLRD 571
  • Rich Village Ltd v. Grand Pride Holdings Ltd & Another, CACV 224/2012, [2013] 1 HKLRD 389
  • Sky Wide Development Ltd & Others v. Building Authority, CACV 321/2008, [2011] 5 HKLRD 202
  • Haifa International Finance Co Ltd v. Concord Strategic Investments Ltd & Others, CACV 168/2008, [2009] 4 HKLRD 29
  • The Joint & Several Liquidators of Nardu Co Ltd (In Liquidation) v. Gu Lai Yun & Others, CACV 244/2007, [2008] 4 HKLRD 165
  • Sham Chi Keung v. Directors of Lands, CACV 189/2006, [2007] 1 HKLRD 374
  • Nantong Angang Garments Co Ltd v. Hellmann International Forwarders Ltd, CACV 64/2005

 

Court of First Instance

  • Celebrity Special Situations Fund I LP (formerly known as Donglin Special Situations Fund I LP) v. China Linkage International Ltd [2018] HKCFI 63
  • Chan Yu Hong v. Cham Kam Hong & Others, HCMP 888/2013
  • Building Authority v. Appeal Tribunal (Buildings) [2017] 3 HKLRD 818
  • Arjowiggins HKK2 Ltd v. X Co, HCCT 53/2015
  • Leung Hon Wai v. Secretary for Home Affairs, HCAL 103/2015
  • Lei Wan Chang, sole executrix of the estate of Lei Zi Qing, deceased v. Yuen Ho Yuen, HCA 1895/2011
  • Lam Chi Ying (in her personal capacity and as the Administratix of the Estate of Lui Hung (alias Lui Chun Hung, deceased) v. To Pik Ha (in her personal capacity and as the Administratix of the Estate of Lui Wai Hang, deceased), HCA 1930/2013 & HCMP 557/2013
  • Shochiro Satake v. Fu Chu, Yun Chung Joan, the Administratix of the Estate of Fu Dze Yuen, deceased and in her personal capacity, HCAP 2/2015
  • Chan Kam Chuen & Others v. Director of Lands & Others, HCAL 145/2014
  • Leung Chung Ching Edwin & Another v. the Estate of Leung On Mei Amy, deceased, HCMP 2033/2012
  • Jade’s Realm Ltd v. Director of Lands for and on behalf of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, HCA 1509/2012
  • Willwin Development (Asia) Co Ltd v. Wei Xing & Others, HCA 797/2012, HCMP 3256/2013, HCMP 2076/2012
  • Li Xiao Yun & Another v. China Gas Holdings Ltd, HCCL 18/2011
  • Ronald Wilson & Others v. Appeal Tribunal (Buildings), HCAL 165/2012, [2013] 5 HKLRD 158
  • Secretary for Justice v. Chung Kam Ho, HCA 1643, 1644, 1645 & 2953/2002, [2013] 5 HKLRD 203
  • Wang Mei Na v. Tang Mu Lien & Others, HCA 421/2010, HCMP 751/2011
  • Granton Natural Resources Co Ltd v. Armco Metals International Ltd, HCCT 5/2012
  • Woo Tze Man v. Water Supplies Department & Others, HCAL 67/2011
  • American International Assurance Co (Bermuda) Ltd v. Cheung Sin Man, HCA 1556/2011
  • Garwin Enterprises Ltd & Another v. Ho Kai Cheung & Another, HCA 2145/2006 & Hypermax Limited v. Garwin Enterprises Ltd & Others, HCA 2148/2006
  • Re Sumiden Wire Products Hong Kong Co Ltd, HCMP 187/2010
  • Sun Lee Kyoung Sil v. Jia Weili, HCA 1768/2009, [2010] 2 HKLRD 30
  • Wharf Ltd & Others v. Lau Yuen How & Others, HCA 1535/2008, [2010] 1 HKLRD 783
  • Woomera Co Ltd v. Commissioner for Transport, HCAL 146/2008
  • Cho Man Kit v. Broadcasting Authority, HCAL 69/2007

Tribunal

  • Tsang Luk Yuk Yin & Others v. The Secretary for the Environment, Transport & Works, LDMR 3/2005, [2008] 2 HKLRD 33
  • Au-Yeung Ping Ki trading as Clear Optical v. The Director of Lands, LDLR 2/2010
  • Data Key Ltd v. The Director of Lands, LDLR 6/2009
  • Noble Grace Ltd v. Building Authority, BA 144/2005
  • Sky Ace Enterprises Ltd v. Building Authority, BA 536/2011
  • Siu Kwok Wah v. Building Authority, BA 567/2010
  • Holdwin Ltd v. Building Authority, BA 890/2008
  • Profit Surplus Ltd v. Building Authority, BA 1228/2008
  • 2002-2004 Part-Time Tutor, University of Hong Kong (Legal Skills & Contract)
  • 2006-2008 Legal Adviser, Nursing Council
  • 2010 Legal Adviser, Licensing Appeals Board
  • 2013 Legal Adviser, EMSD Disciplinary Boards
  • 2013 Legal Adviser, Travel Agents Registry, Tourism Commission
  • 2014 Legal Adviser, Fishermen Claims Appeal Board
  • April 2014 Deputy District Judge
  • Land Resumption and Land Claims by way of Case Studies (May 2015)
  • Updates on the Law Relating to Buildings and Town Planning in Hong Kong (September 2015) (with Miss Jacqueline Law as co-speaker)
  • The Legal Aspect of Approval and Disapproval of Building Plans (October 2016) (with Mr Justin Lam & Miss Jacqueline Law as co-speakers)
  • Contributor to Company Law in Hong Kong – Insolvency (Sweet & Maxwell (Asia))