Winston Poon SC 潘松輝資深大律師

T: (+852) 2523 2003
E: wpoon@templechambers.com
Secretary: Karmen Yiu T: (+852) 2248 1883

Professional qualifications

Call: 1976 (HK); 1975 (England & Wales)
Inner Bar: 1996
Admitted as advocate and solicitor of Supreme Court of the Republic of Singapore: 1994
Door tenancy of Temple Chambers from 2010

Education

1974: BA (Cantab)
1979: MA (Cantab)

Practice profile

Winston Poon’s practice comprises litigation and advisory work in company law and insolvency law. He has been instructed in relation
to numerous matters involving applications under Companies Ordinance, shareholders’ and boardroom disputes, corporate mergers,
acquisitions and other forms of restructuring.

He has acted for numerous Hang Seng Index constituent companies and state owned corporations in the PRC and the Hong Kong
Government (such as the worldwide collapse of Bank of Credit and Commerce and the merger of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and
Futures Exchange), regulatory bodies such as the Securities and Futures Commission, the Official Receiver, many blue chips companies in
Asia as well as multinational corporations such as Cable and Wireless plc in the United Kingdom and Telstra Corporation Limited in Australia.

Selected cases

Re CG&L Investment Ltd [1993] HKLR 107

Re World Trade Centre Group Ltd [1994] 1 HKLR 243

Tan Eng Guan v Southland Co Ltd [1996] 2 HKLRD 117

Re Conso Electronics (Far East) Ltd [1996] 1 HKLRD 1

Re ICS Computer Distribution Ltd [1996] 1 HKLRD 181

Max Share Ltd v Ng Yat Chi [1997] HKLRD 663, (1997-1998) 1 HKCFAR 34, 155

Re South China Strategic Ltd [1997] HKLRD 131

Re Lippo China Resources Ltd [1998] 1 HKLRD 20

Re MKI Corporation Ltd [1998] 1 HKLRD 28

Re China Light & Power Co Ltd, Re CLP Holdings Ltd [1998] 1 HKLRD 158

Re Tian An China Investments Ltd [1998] 2 HKLRD 474

Nicholas Timothy Cornforth Hill v Matthew O’Driscoll [1998] 2 HKLRD 994

Yuk Wah Ho David v Gao Jiaren [1999] 3 HKLRD 862

Re Greater Beijing Region Expressways Ltd [2000] 2 HKLRD 776

Re Goldcone Properties Ltd [2000] 2 HKLRD 16

Re Cable & Wireless HKT Ltd [2001] 1 HKLRD 7

Re Akai Holdings Ltd [2001] 2 HKLRD 411

Kwok Shun On v Wong Sai Wing James [2001] 3 HKLRD 811

Re Boldwin Construction Company Ltd [2001] 4 HKC 386, [2001] 4 HKC 403, [2001]
3 HKLRD 430, FAMV 28-30 of 2001, [2003] 4 HKC 156, [2003] 2 HKLRD 237, [2003] 3 HKLRD 618, [2004] 1 HKLRD 32

Re Chime Corporation Ltd [2003] 2 HKLRD 905, [2003] 2 HKLRD 945, (2004) 7 HKCFAR 546

Wong Man Yin v Ricacorp Properties Ltd (2003) 6 HKCFAR 265

Junestar Investment Corporation v. Chan Shiu Chick [2004] 1 HKLRD 32

Re PCCW Limited, HCMP 2382/2008 and CACV 85/2009