Celia Chong

Associate

Celia joined Robertsons as a Trainee Solicitor in 2016 and is now an Associate in the Dispute Resolution Department.  She has experience in commercial and civil litigation (handling commercial fraud, shareholders’ disputes, contractual disputes, employment disputes, debt recovery, enforcement actions, defamation actions, etc.) as well as experience in dealing with criminal matters (including dealing with matters relating to investigations, arrests, charges and trials in respect of a range of offences).  She also regularly acts for clients on defending personal injury claims.

She has experience in advising on regulatory compliance matters and advises on mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring matters and other general commercial advisory matters.

Practice Areas

Private Equity & Commercial, Insurance, Litigation & Dispute Resolution

Languages

Cantonese, English and Mandarin

 

Qualifications & Education

Solicitor, Hong Kong (2018)

 

Bachelor of Arts in English (Literature and Linguistics), The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Juris Doctor (J.D.), The Chinese University of Hong Kong

 

Postgraduate Certificate in Laws (PCLL), The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Memberships

The Law Society of Hong Kong

LITIGATION & DISPUTE RESOLUTION

  • Advising a listed company in Hong Kong on a contentious matter in relation to cross-border remittances
  • Acting for a major insurer in Hong Kong in Employees’ Compensation and personal injury claims

PRIVATE EQUITY & COMMERCIAL

  • Assisted in advising multinational companies on their cross-border restructuring exercises
  • Assisted in the representation of a listed group in Hong Kong in its acquisition of the entire issued share capital of an SFC licensed corporation