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Justin Yuen

Partner
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Deacons

Hong Kong, China
    Local Time: Wednesday 09:12

Practice Expertise

  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Construction
  • Notarial Services
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Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Notarial Services
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Profile

Justin has extensive experience in litigation, arbitration and dispute resolution. Specialising in construction, he advises on a wide variety of private and government construction projects in Hong Kong and Macau. Justin's clients include the government, developers and contractors, and he advises on both contentious and non-contentious construction matters. Apart from construction, Justin also has substantial experience in handling cross-border dispute resolution.

Justin is regularly invited to speak at industry conferences and seminars on construction topics.

Education
- LLB (Hons), University of Hong Kong
- PCLL, University of Hong Kong
- LLM, University of New South Wales

Areas of Practice

  • Construction
  • Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Notarial Services

Professional Career

Significant Accomplishments
- Acting for the Government to commence arbitration proceedings against a PRC corporation in relation to four construction projects in Hong Kong
- Acting for a Hong Kong developer to defend arbitration proceedings in relation to a serviced apartment project brought by the main contractor
- Acting for a Macau main contractor to commence arbitration proceedings against the employer in relation to a residential development project in Macau
- Acting for a Hong Kong main contractor to defend legal proceedings relating to the curtain wall works in a residential development project brought by its nominated sub-contractor
- Acting for a Hong Kong main contractor to defend legal proceedings relating to the road maintenance works in a Government road maintenance project brought by its sub-contractor
- Acting for a Hong Kong main contractor to defend arbitration proceedings relating to the piling works in 2 construction projects brought by its sub-contractor
- Acting for a Hong Kong main contractor to defend arbitration proceedings relating to the cladding works in the Hong Kong International Airport brought by its sub-contractor
- Acting for the owner of a mine in Mongolia in respect of its dispute with its contractor for mining works
- Advising a quasi-governmental entity on its tender documents for its construction project in Hong Kong

Professional Associations
- Member, the Board of Review (Inland Revenue Ordinance)
- China-Appointed Attesting Officer
- Member, The Law Society of Hong Kong

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