Tessa Chan
陳 碧 琪 大 律 師

Call: 2015

Tel: 2157 9343
Fax: 2157 9243
E-mail: tessachantc@gmail.com

Secretary: Ms Vanessa Kwong

Tessa accepts instructions in all areas of Chambers’ work. She has a broad civil practice, with an emphasis on land, planning, building, trust and property, probate and insurance litigation. She has appeared for the prosecution / defence in criminal cases, and has experience in public law matters.

Prior to joining chambers, Tessa was a Government Counsel in the Planning, Environment, Lands and Housing Unit (Litigation) of the Department of Justice.  She has frequently appeared as a sole advocate in judicial reviews and statutory appeals (including, for example, building appeals, town planning appeals, rating and government rent appeals and air pollution control appeals).

MEMBERSHIP AND APPOINTMENTS
2016 – 2017    Part-time Lecturer (Contract Law), University of Hong Kong

EDUCATION
2013 – 2014    PCLL (Distinction), University of Hong Kong
2008 – 2013    LLB, University of Hong Kong
2008 – 2011    BBA (Law), University of Hong Kong

SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
2013 – 2014     The Minvie Leung Prize for Property Litigation
2012 – 2013     Betty Ho Prize in Law
2012 – 2013     Dean’s Honours List
2012 – 2013     Hong Kong Trustees Association Prize in Equity and Trusts