Paralegal (Pending Admission)
Francesca is a paralegal (pending admission), and has experience in corporate matters and commercial litigation. She has worked on equity fund-raising, merger and acquisition projects as well as insolvency and restructuring cases.
On the contentious side, Francesca has worked on general contractual and commercial disputes cases and is equally accomplished with her being part of the team in the case which led to Hong Kong’s first groundbreaking decision to allow service by access to a data room, changing the landscape of civil procedure in Hong Kong.
With an undergraduate degree in international studies from Hong Kong Baptist University and having the ambition to traverse laws of different jurisdictions, Francesca is particularly interested in cross-border matters. She assists foreign-owned corporations and foreign nationals in their commercial matters and disputes in Hong Kong, ranging from establishing joint ventures to presenting unfair prejudice petitions, with a global mindset.
Francesca graduated with a Juris Doctor from the Chinese University of Hong Kong and is seeking overseas legal qualifications.
Francesca is fluent in English, Mandarin and Cantonese.
Tel +852 2388 3899
Fax +852 2385 2696
Ravenscroft & Schmierer
22/F, Bupa Centre,
141 Connaught Road West,
Sai Ying Pun, Western District,
2012 - 2016 - BSSc (Hons.) in Government and International Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University
2016 - 2018 - Juris Doctor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2018 - 2019 - Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
2019 - 2021 - Trainee Solicitor, ONC Lawyers
Since 2021 - Paralegal (Pending Admission), Ravenscroft & Schmierer
Pending Admission as Solicitor in Hong Kong