Samantha joined Tanner De Witt in September 2017 and is part of the Corporate and Commercial team. Samantha assists in general corporate and commercial work, including Law Society compliance matters on registration/cessation of law firms in Hong Kong, with a focus on private client work including wills and estate planning, probate, advice on establishment of trusts, deed of guardianship and enduring power of attorney. Samantha spent several years in the Family Law team where she advised on matters relating to children and finances both in divorce and separation between non-married parties. She has been particularly successful in obtaining Court Orders for urgent children’s holiday arrangements as well as achieving settlement through family mediation for her clients.
Samantha obtained her JD and PCLL from The City University of Hong Kong and she is an alumna of The University of British Columbia, with which she volunteers in giving back to the community. Samantha is trained in family mediation in Hong Kong and enjoys participating with the Hong Kong Family Law Association since becoming a member in 2014. She is also undertaking a Masters in Counselling program on a part-time basis to further her interests and knowledge in private client work and client relations. Samantha is fluent in English and Cantonese.
- The Law Society of Hong Kong
- Hong Kong Family Law Association
- The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong