Clara M. S. YIP

Clara M. S. YIP   葉美施律師

Joined So, Lung & Associates in 2015


Family and General Mediation

Conducted family and general mediation cases for over 600 hours (2011- present)
Accredited Family Mediation Supervisor, General and Family Mediator
Coach of Accredited Mediation Courses (General & Family) organised by Hong Kong Family Welfare Society and HKUSpace
Supervised trainee family mediators
Speaker on different issues of mediation for various organisations
Psychological Counsellor
Parenting Coordinator


Landlord and Tenant

Handling leases, licences and related matters for developers and individuals of various types (e.g. commercial, residential, industrial and others)
Advising on landlord and tenant disputes


Will and Probate

Advising and preparing Wills for both local and foreign clients having Hong Kong assets
Handling applications for estate duty clearance, Letters of Administration, Probate and others types of grants
Advising and working with foreign lawyers on administration and distribution of local and cross-jurisdiction estates


Estate and Retirement Planning

Advising on succession law and estate planning
Advising and preparing Wills, Enduring Power of Attorney, Advance Directives and other related documents


Separation and Divorce

Advising on separation and divorce
As a Parenting Coordinator handling post-divorce issues for parents


Consultant – So, Lung & Associates (2015 – present)
Associate Solicitor, Partner & Consultant – Gallant Y. T. Ho & Co. (1997 – 2015)
Trainee Solicitor – Cheng, Yeung & Co. (1995 – 1997) 


LL.B. (Hons.) & P.C. LL, The University of Hong Kong (1994 & 1995)
Solicitor of Hong Kong SAR (since 1997)
Registered Trust and Estate Practitioner of Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) (2004 – present)
Master of Counselling, Monash University, Australia (2009)
Registered Counsellor of Australian Counselling Association (2010 – present)
Member of The Hong Kong Professional Counselling Association (2010 – present)
Accredited Family Mediator of Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (since 2011), The Law Society of Hong Kong (since 2012) and Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited (since 2013)
Accredited General Mediator of The Law Society of Hong Kong (since 2012) and Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited (since 2013)
Accredited Family Mediation Supervisor of Hong Kong Mediation Accreditation Association Limited (since 2014)


Delivered Seminars and Talks to Government, Banks, various NGOs (including Hong Kong Family Welfare Society, Christian Family Service Centre…etc), Churches and charitable organizations on various topics including mediation, Wills, Enduring Power of Attorney, Advance Directives, succession law, estate planning, asset management, retirement issues, family law…etc.


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