Jenna Yuen

Associate

Personal Profile

Jenna Yuen is an Associate of Karas LLP. 

Jenna has experience in complex commercial litigation and associated investigations, with a focus on corporate insolvency, fraud, professional negligence and asset recovery.

She has advised and represented clients in proceedings arising out of major corporate collapses, including claims of professional negligence against auditors, breaches of duties against directors, and fraud and misappropriation of assets against directors and third party recipients. She has also worked on taxation related matters concerning the recovery of provisional liquidators’ professional fees.

Jenna is fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

Key Experience

China Medical Technologies, Inc
Representing the court appointed liquidators of China Medical, a Cayman Islands company that was listed on NASDAQ, including investigations and litigation in Hong Kong and the US over its US$500 million collapse.

Hing Yip Holdings (Hong Kong) Limited
Represented the liquidators of a company in the Hong Kong-listed Ocean Grand Group in claims against the company’s former aluminium trading partners for dishonest assistance and knowing receipt.

Pacific Andes Group
Representing the directors of a Hong Kong and Singapore-listed fish trading and processing group in defending against a claim alleging fraud and other misconduct and seeking damages of almost US$1 billion.

Re The Grande Holdings Limited
Representing the former provisional liquidators in recovery of their professional fees for restructuring a distressed Hong Kong-listed company

Career History

  • Associate, Karas LLP, 2022
  • Legal Assistant (pending admission), Karas LLP, 2021
  • Trainee Solicitor, Lipman Karas (now Karas LLP), 2019
  • University of Hong Kong, Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, 2019
  • University of Hong Kong, Bachelor of Laws, 2018