Margaret-Lam

Position

Partner

Contact Details

Direct Tel: 2862 3521
E-mail: margaretlam@munros.com.hk

Experience

Margaret has been practising since 1998 as a personal injuries and insurance litigator with a particular emphasis on Employees’ Compensation, Personal Injury and Fatal Cases and Insurance related cases.

Margaret’s experience also includes handling the following types of cases:

  • General Litigation (landlord and tenant disputes; contractual disputes; employment disputes; intellectual property disputes; and debt collection)
  • Commercial Litigation & Insolvency Practice (partnership disputes; acted for receiver of dissolved partnership; and acted for liquidators realizing assets of companies)
  • Construction Litigation & Arbitration
  • Insurance Litigation principally acted for insurance companies in employees’ compensation insurance claims and motor insurance claims
  • Advised insurance companies on policy coverage and policy wordings
  • Insolvency Practice acted for liquidators advising on corporate liquidation procedure
  • Devised Scheme of arrangement for companies on verge of liquidation
  • Defamation claim applying for interlocutory injunction; and debt recovery
  • Drafting loan agreement and guarantee; advising on terms of employment contract


  • 1996: Joined Messrs W.K. To & Co. as a trainee solicitor

    1998: Admitted as a solicitor of the High Court of HKSAR and continued at Messrs W.K. To & Co. as an assistant solicitor

    2001: Joined Messrs Deacons as an assistant solicitor

    2004: Re-joined Messrs W.K. To & Co. as a senior assistant solicitor

    2005: Re-joined Deacons as an assistant solicitor

    2007: Joined the Department of Justice as a senior government counsel

    2008: Joined Munros as a partner

    2013: Joined Messrs Szwina Pang and Edward Li & Co. as a partner

    2014: Joined Messrs Winnie Mak, Chan & Yeung as a partner

    2014-present: Re-joined Munros as a partner

    Qualifications

    Date Admitted: August 1998
    Languages: English, Cantonese, Some Putonghua