Our Professionals

Brenda Lee

Brenda Lee

Managing Partner

Head of Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department

Tel : +852 2825 2509
Fax : +852 2845 9294
Email : brendalee@gallantho.com
Address : 5/F Jardine House, 1 Connaught Place, Central, Hong Kong

Education and Qualifications
  • LL.B. (Hons.) University of Hong Kong
  • Solicitor of Hong Kong (1985)
  • Solicitor of England and Wales (1989) (non-practising)
  • Barrister & Solicitor of A.C.T., Australia (1991) (non-practising)
  • Advocate & Solicitor of Singapore (1994) (non-practising)
  • Civil Celebrant of Marriages (2006)
  • Notary Public (2006)
  • Accredited General Mediator of The Law Society of Hong Kong (2009)
  • Mediator of the Lands Tribunal Building Management Cases (2009)
  • Mediator of the Land (Compulsory Sale For Redevelopment) Ordinance Pilot Mediation Scheme (2011)
  • Mediator of the Financial Dispute Resolution Centre (2012)
  • General Mediator of the Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited (2013)
Experience
  • Extensive experience in litigation, especially in personal injuries and insurance related litigation
  • Wide experience in acting for insurance companies, insured parties and victims in personal injury claims, including claims arising from different types of disaster cases
  • Acting for insurers and insured parties in professional and medical negligence claims
  • Acting for statutory bodies in both appeal and final appeal cases on the interpretation of statutory provisions
  • Advising both insurance companies and insured parties in relation to disputes involving policy terms and conditions
  • Advising statutory bodies on applications from uninsured workers for payment from statutory funds
  • Advising and acting for cyber crime victims in making reports to the relevant authorities and in bringing civil proceedings for recovery of the misappropriated funds
  • Advising and acting for building owners to apply to the Government for withdrawal of declaration of proposed monument under the Antiquities and Monuments Ordinance
  • Advising and acting for clients in arbitration cases
  • Advising and acting for executors in administration actions
  • Acting as Mediator in cases involving personal injury, financial dispute, building management dispute and matrimonial causes
Languages
Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin) and English
Public Services
  • Member of the Civil Litigation Committee, The Law Society of Hong Kong
  • Member of the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal Panel (2001 - 2010)
  • Member of the Panel of the Board of Review (Inland Revenue Ordinance) (2008 - 2013)
  • Member of the Disciplinary Panel A of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (2009 – Jan 2015)
  • Adjudicator of the Immigration Tribunal (2003 – 2009)
  • Panel Member of Counsel to Issue Certificate under Section 26A of the Legal Aid Ordinance, Cap. 91
  • Ex-Member of the Judicial Working Party To Review Personal Injuries Litigation Practice Directions
  • Member of The Hong Kong Mediation Council
  • Member of the Appeal Panel (Housing)
  • Member of the Working Party on Enforcement in Civil Proceedings, The Law Society of Hong Kong