6 August 2019 Legal Aspects of Unauthorised Building Works by Cherry Hui, Former Deputy Magistrate

Date of Seminar: 6 August 2019

Time: 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Target Audiences: Building Surveyors, Building Services Engineers, Structural Engineers, Property owners, Property Management Office, Tenants


Hong Kong is a highly populated city with many high skyscrapers standing more than 100 m.  This course is designed to give the target audiences a complete overview of the unauthorized building works and challengers involved in prosecution and trial proceedings.

This seminar will look at the criminal liability of stakeholders involved in unauthorized building works, examine and identify the facts to determine whether the defence of excuse is genuine and reasonable.


Ms. Cherry Hui


Former Deputy Magistrate

Professional Experience

Cherry has been practicing in the legal professional for over 20 years. She has taught Company Law, Commercial Law, Land Law, Legal Issues in Nursing, Criminal Law and Trial Advocacy at different universities and institutions. She is a highly sought after speaker on different legal

issues at events and as a speaker in criminal procedure. Cherry was appointed as a Deputy

Special Magistrate in 2008 and became a Deputy Magistrate in 2011.  Cherry successfully

handled thousands of court cases as a Deputy Judicial Officer until she finished that appointment in November 2014 and resumed her practice.

For more detail, please send an email to event@lns.com.hk

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