Wisdom is a Hong Kong-based offshore private client and trusts lawyer. Wisdom advises on all issues concerning private wealth matters, with particular focus on trusts, foundations, family governance, wills, probate, and estate administration. Her valuable onshore legal experience allows her to advise wealthy families on cross-border estate issues and how offshore and onshore estate plans can complement each other. With experience of advising individuals whose nationality, residency and domicile are in different jurisdictions, Wisdom is in a strong position to tackle the often-overlooked private international law issues. Wisdom also advises professional trustees on the creation, restructuring and termination of all types of trusts and foundations and other private wealth planning structures. She also advises companies and professional trustees on setting up employee benefit trust and share option and award scheme.
She is one of the few offshore private client lawyers with Chinese and Western perspectives. Wisdom speaks English, Cantonese and Mandarin, which means that she is well-placed to advise Asian families with cross-border estates. Wisdom obtained her law degree from the BPP Law School in London and Postgraduate Certificate in Laws with Distinction from The University of Hong Kong. She is admitted as a lawyer in Hong Kong, England and Wales and BVI, and is a STEP member who holds the STEP Advanced Certificate in Cross-Border Estates and Diploma in International Trust Management both with Distinctions.