Bethia Cho

Bethia Cho

Senior Associate Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Bethia is a Senior Associate in Kennedys Liability Defence Team in Hong Kong.  Qualified in 2016, she specialises in acting for multinationals, educational institutions, insurers and large employers internationally and in Hong Kong on an extensive range of casualty claims and advising on complex policy issues and disputes.

Bethia also has experience in general commercial litigation, mediation and arbitration.

Work highlights

  • Acting for educational institutions defending complex claims exceeding damages of HK$70 million including untested points of law and/or cases of public interest, advising on various policy wording and disputes and non-contentious issues within an educational context.
  • Acting for insurers, multinationals and large corporations in catastrophic injury and fatal claims including those exceeding damages of HK$100 million, property damage, public liability and motor claims exceeding damages of HK$29 million.
  • Advising on double and triple insurance issues, policy wording and disputes, contribution claims, terms and conditions.
  • Handling and advising voluminous employees’ compensation claims and related matters for large Hong Kong employers.
  • Assisting in handling clinical negligence claims and medical malpractice disciplinary investigations for the Hong Kong Hospital Authority and private doctors.