Anna, trained at OLN, was admitted as solicitor in 2012. She has advised and acted in connection with a number of high profile cases involving shareholders’ disputes, debt recovery, civil fraud, derivative action and contentious regulatory matters.
Anna has acted for clients in connection with disputes in the High Court and Court of Appeal, including acting as advocate to obtain injunctive relief in cyber-fraud cases in the High Court.
She has successfully obtained Mareva / freezing injunctions, disclosure orders and default judgment in a number of “money had and received” cases. She has successfully defended applications for stay of proceedings based on forum non conveniens and striking out applications, recovering costs in her client’s favour. Anna recently obtained summary judgment in a debt recovery action recouping over US$80M for her client.
Anna has also advised on tax matters, including planning on tax efficient structure of multi-national insurance broker and hotel chain, advising on tax optimization and compliance issue of a merger and acquisition involving issues of China Corporate Income Tax and Circular 698.
Anna possesses double degrees in social science and law and she has a Master in Professional Accounting. Before joining OLN, Anna was a credit analyst in one of the largest international banks. Her strong background in accounting provides a competitive edge in tackling complex commercial disputes especially those requiring forensic accounting and understanding of financials.
Anna is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.