1997 (HK)
1993 (Eng & Wales)
Tel No:(852) 2524 2156
Fax:(852) 2810 7134
Michael Yin殷志明大律師

Michael Yin has a broad civil practice covering both litigation and advisory work.  His special expertise lies in traditional chancery work, including all aspects of land-related matters, trusts and estates, and tax.  He also has wide experience in Chinese law and custom, insolvency law, charity law, mental health proceedings, professional negligence, partnership and company disputes.
Selected Cases
> Pacific Electric Wire & Cable Company Ltd. v. Texan Management Ltd. & others (knowing assistance, knowing receipt and equitable tracing)

> Wong King Lim v. The Incorporated Owners of Peony House (adverse possession over common parts)
> Gold Shine Investment Ltd. v. The Secretary for Justice (construction of Government lease)
> Yen Wing Choi & Lee Shui Chi Shirley and others v. Match Power Investment Ltd. (contractual claim against developer)
> Wong Wan Leung, Wong Kam Por & Wong Siu Chung, as the Managers of Wong Wai Tsak Tong v. Director of Lands (valuation of Government lessee’s interest on resumption)
> Chen Yu Tsui, the Executrix of the Will of Tong Kui Ming, decd v. Tong Kui Kwong (co-tenant’s duty to account)
> Chung Wing On v. Chung Wing Piu (capacity of a specific legatee who takes as joint tenant under a will to serve notice of severance before administration is completed)
> Anthony Eric Ryan Hotung v Ho Yuen Ki (beneficiary’s rights against trustee)
> ChinaChem Charitable Foundation Ltd. v. Chan Chun Chuen & another (contested probate claim and disputes over interim administration)
> To Kin Wah v. Tuen Mun District Officer & others (judicial review of District Officer’s role in appointment of managers of tso/tong)
> The Commissioner of Inland Revenue v. Common Empire Ltd. (appeal against decision of Board of Review)
> The Secretary for Justice v. Joseph Lo Kin Ching and others (construction of charitable bequest in a home-made will)

Edward Chan, S.C. Audrey Eu, S.C. Alice Mok, Q.C. S.C. Ambrose Ho, S.C. Horace Wong, S.C. Li Chau Yuen, S.C.
Andrew Y. S. Mak Margaret Ng Nelson L. Miu Maurice J. Chan Lee Tung Ming Simon B. C. Chan
Wallace Cheung Michael Yin Paul H. M. Leung Tommy Lo Thomas Lee Elaine Liu
Damian Wong Nancy Y. P. Ngai Joyce Leung Kenneth Chung David W. K. Tang Matthew Ho
Desmond H. K. Leung Norman Nip Verna Lui Clark Wang Isaac Chan Ken To
Kate Poon Jonathan K. W. Lee Selina Kung Jeremy T. Y. Kwong Adrian C. K. Wong Adrian T. But
Alexsander S. T. Wong Julian C.P. Yeung Leon Ho Justin Tong Christine Yu Carol Wong
Andrew C. Y. Tse Prisca Cheung Chantel Lin Nicholas Oh Leonard H.T. Chow Albert Chan
Angie Yan Roger Phang Christy Wong Winnie Li Brian Chok Avery Chan
Lau Ka Kin Justin P. Ismail Jeff Chan Jolie M.H. Kung Francis H.C. Chung Li Pak Hei
Kelly Shum Julia Ming-hao Au
Non-practising Barrister
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