Ms. Veron Hung
Ms. Veron Hung joined Messrs. Yu, Chan and Yeung in 2017 and was admitted as solicitor of HKSAR in 2021. Veron’s core practice areas include dispute resolution, advising on regulatory investigations and legal and regulatory compliance of financial services.
Veron has represented financial institutions, private equity funds and professional investors in complex commercial litigations and arbitrations. She is also experienced in advising both corporate and individual clients on regulatory investigations and enforcement actions by the SFC, HKMA and the Insurance Authority.
She is also frequently engaged by clients in drafting and reviewing offering documents of financial products, investment management or advisory agreements, underwriting and placing agreements, custodian agreements, service terms and conditions, compliance manuals, internal control policies and procedures, AML Guidelines, etc. for licensed banks, stored value facility license holders and SFC licensed intermediaries.
In addition, Veron is regularly instructed to advise licensed banks in Hong Kong and SFC licensed intermediaries on ongoing legal and regulatory compliance matters in accordance with financial service laws including the Banking Ordinance, the Securities and Futures Ordinance and the subsidiary legislations thereunder as well as codes and guidance promulgated by HKMA or SFC. She also represents clients to make applications for licenses under the financial service laws including, without limitation, SFC license, stored value facility license and money lender license.
Veron also provides advice on, and assists financial institutions and fund managers in, formation of Hong Kong domiciled funds as well as offshore funds.
Veron is fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and English.
- Banking and Financial Service
- Commercial Dispute Resolution
- Regulatory Investigations
- Regulatory Compliance Matters
- License Applications under Financial Service Laws