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Year of call: 2010 (Hong Kong)

Vicky has developed an interest in the fields of personal injuries, intellectual property, commercial arbitration and litigation, as well as criminal law.

Vicky started her career as a Private Equity Analyst in Chicago, US. She then subsequently returned to Hong Kong in 2006 to being her studies in law.  She was awarded the Middle Temple Advocacy Scholarship in 2009. In 2010, she commenced private practice at Gilt Chambers as a Barrister.

Vicky has been prosecuting on fiat since 2010 and defended a number of criminal cases both as sole counsel and as junior counsel.  In 2013, Vicky became a contributing editor of Archbold Hong Kong. She also has a passion for teaching and pro bono work and teaches Law at the University of Hong Kong and IP Learning. She also volunteers her time as an arbitrator to various mooting competitions both interschool in Hong Kong as well as internationally.  In her spare time, she provides free legal advice to the Caritas Family Clinic, working closely with students at Shue Yan University.

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Legal Qualifications:

2011, CEDR Accredited Mediator, Hong Kong
2009, PCLL, City University of Hong Kong
2008, JD, City University of Hong Kong

Academic Qualifications:

2005, BSc (Political Science with Minors in Architecture and Psychology), Carnegie Mellon University, USA

Scholarships, prizes & honourable mentions:

2009, Hong Kong Middle Temple Society Advocacy Scholarship

Judicial/Statutory Body or Other Appointments:

2013- Present, Assessor for Mooting Course, Hong Kong Shue Yan University, Hong Kong
2013- Present, Assessor for Advocacy Course, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2012- Present, Lecturer for PCLL Mediation, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
2009 - 2015, Willem C Vis (East) International Commercial Arbitration Moot
2009 -2014, Lecturer and Tutor for PCLL Conversion Courses, IP learning, Hong Kong
2011 - 2013, Arbitrator, CIETAC Arbitration Mooting Competition, Beijing, China
2009 - 2010, Frankfurt Investment (Arbitration) Moot Team, City University of Hong Kong
2008, Oralist, Foreign Direct Investments (Arbitration) Moot Team, City University of Hong Kong

Languages spoken:

English, Cantonese, Mandarin

Archbold Hong Kong

Dr. Gerard “Gerry” McCoy SBS QC SC (General Editor (2004)) and Catherine FUNG (Contributing Editor) and Emma Tsang (Contributing Editor (2011 - present)) and Vicky Chung (Contributing Editor) and Daniel Hui (Contributing Editor (2014 - present)) and Azan Marwah (Contributing Editor (2015 - present))

2019

Brief for Judges of CIETAC Arbitration Mooting Competition 2010

Vicky Chung (Researcher) and ()

2010

Brief for Judges of CIETAC Arbitration Mooting Competition 2011

Vicky Chung (Researcher) and Kim Rooney (Author)

2011

Hong Kong Encyclopedia of Forms and Precedents

Vicky Chung (Researcher) and Kim Rooney (Author)

2011

International Commercial Arbitration: An Asia Pacific Perspective

Vicky Chung (Researcher)

2011

Overview of the 2009 ASEAN Comprehensive Investment Agreement

Vicky Chung (Researcher) and Kim Rooney (Author)

2010

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