Ms Sherlynn Chan
TEP

Membership category: Full Member i

'TEP' status denotes full membership of STEP and is the top level of STEP membership. TEPs are fully qualified practitioners with proven qualifications and experience. They can use the letters 'TEP' after their name. TEPs must adhere to STEP's Code of Professional Conduct.

Email: [email protected]
Telephone: +852 2825 9328
Practice Areas: Charity formation/administration, Contentious trusts and estates, Elderly and vulnerable clients, Estate planning/administration, Philanthropy, Wills and probate, Wills and administration of deceased estates, Family law
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Profession:
Lawyer/Solicitor/Attorney
Branch/Chapter:
STEP Hong Kong
Special Interest Groups:
Contentious Trusts and Estates | Mental Capacity | Philanthropy Advisors
Biography:

Sherlynn was admitted to practise as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1993. She joined the firm in 2009.

Sherlynn has extensive experience in private client work including handling a wide range of contentious litigation including family, trusts and probate disputes as well as non-contentious work such as succession planning, wealth protection and advisory work to family office, businesses and charitable organizations as well as philanthropy work.

Prior to joining Stevenson, Wong & Co.,Sherlynn worked in the Legal Aid Department and Official Solicitor’s Office (“OSO”) for over 11 years handling personal injury, family and committee work for Mentally Incapacitated Persons (MIP). During her employment at the OSO, Sherlynn handled numerous MIP committee files and prepared annual accounts to the High Court to reflect a true and accurate picture of the complete financial position of the MIP’s estate.

In addition to being appointed by the High Court as Committee for the MIPs and managing their property and affairs, Sherlynn has provided legal advice to Committees and interested parties.  She also represented applicants in highly contested as well as non-contentious Part II Mental Health Ordinance.

Sherlynn is an Accredited General and Family Mediator.

Professional Qualifications:

• Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong - 1993

• Accredited Mediator of Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited (General and Family Panel)

• Accredited Mediator of the Law Society of Hong

 

Education:

• University of Hong Kong (LL.B., 1990)

• University of Hong Kong (PCLL, 1991)

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