Main set | Annex 1318
 
 

Ms. Jenny S. H. Ngai

Call 2014

Email: jennyshngai@gmail.com

Qualifications

LL.B. (Hons), PCLL, University of Hong Kong
LL.M., Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights

 

Practice

Jenny joined the Chambers in 2014 following completion of her pupillage with Mr. Philip Dykes S.C., Mr. Hectar Pun S.C., Mr. Caesar Lo, Ms. Jennifer Tsui and Mr. Victor Gidwani.

Jenny is developing a broad civil practice with particular interest in public law, matrimonial and personal injury matters. She has appeared at various levels of courts and statutory bodies, including the High Court, the Family Court, the Magistrates’ Courts and the Torture Claims Appeal Board.

Jenny teaches part-time at the University of Hong Kong, and serves as the honorary legal advisor to the Association of Women With Disabilities Hong Kong. She is also a member of the Hong Kong Bar Association's Special Committee on Constitutional Affairs and Human Rights.

Prior to joining the Bar, Jenny worked at UNICEF Geneva and Amnesty International Hong Kong.

Publications

“Energy as a Human Right in Armed Conflict: a question of universal need, survival and human dignity” (2012) 37(2) Brooklyn Journal of International Law 579-622

“The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities: Challenges for the Hong Kong Way of Equality”, (2009) 3 Hong Kong Journal of Legal Studies 79-114