Joyce Lai



Chambers of Ronny Wong SC

Rooms 3206-7, Alexandra House

The Landmark, Central, Hong Kong

T:  2526 1732

F:  2845 5421




Call:                2015 (HK)

Admission:  2013 (New South Wales, Australia)


2014               PCLL (City University of Hong Kong)

2013               GDLP (College of Law)

2012               JD (The University of New South Wales)

2009              BSc (The University of New South Wales)

Practice Profile

Joyce is developing a practice in both civil and criminal matters.

Joyce has represented clients in general criminal matters including drug-related offences, road traffic offences with a strong emphasis on white-collar crime. She has solid knowledge and experience­ in handling cases involving elements of fraud and money laundering from the investigation stage through to the appeal process.

On the civil side, Joyce regularly advises international assets management companies and incorporated owners in various civil matters. Since commencing practice, she has conducted cases related to building management, commercial disputes, defamation, discrimination and personal injuries matters.


Selected Cases

  •     HKSAR v Wu Wing Kit & Anor (DCCC 1022/2012)

Money Laundering

Led by Mr. Michael Blanchflower SC and Ms. Maggie Wong in a 2 months re-trial, for a defendant charged with money laundering arising from a listed company’s very substantial acquisition of diary farms situated in New Zealand.

  •     HKSAR v Nanik Dayaram & Anor (FAMC 7/2017) 

Conspiracy to Defraud

Led by Mr. Daniel Marash SC, Mr. Benson Tsoi and Ms. Kate Olley, for the applicants on appeal to the Court of Final Appeal against 9 convictions of import and export bank trade loan frauds.


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