Quals: MHKIS, ACI Arb
Call: HK (2009)
Jo Siu practises general civil and criminal laws. A significant portion of her civil work relates to land law matters and arbitrations. She has on different occasions acting on her own in a number of civil litigation proceedings and has also assisted as a junior in both civil litigation and arbitration proceedings. She served as a Deputy Adjudicator in the Small Claims Tribunal between 2017 and 2018 and has been appointed as Chairman of the Appeal Tribunal (Building) and as Adjudicator of the Registration of Persons Tribunal since about 2015.
Jo has also served for a short period as a government counsel in the civil litigation team of the Department of Justice of the HKSAR Government, appearing on behalf of the government in tribunal proceedings and advising on a number of land-related and recovery matters. She is also a qualified surveyor in the general practice division and has worked with a renowned developer over valuations, development and management of land and buildings.
Jo has been instructed and/or assisted as a junior both in court and arbitrations, including:
Main Areas of Practice
Arbitration and Mediation
General Civil Work
Town Planning Law
Jo also has a keen interest in teaching and she occasionally organizes some CPD courses. She primarily teaches land law, property law as well as probate in universities:
Jo can speak fluent Cantonese, English and fairly good Putonghua.