Teresa Cheng (politician)

Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah GBM GBS SC JP (Chinese: 鄭若驊; born 11 November 1958) is a Hong Kong Senior Counsel, arbitrator and politician. She has been the Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong since 6 January 2018. She was also the chairperson of the Financial Dispute Resolution Centre, the Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre (HKIAC) and vice-president of the International Council of Commercial Arbitration (ICCA).


Teresa Cheng

鄭若驊
4th Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong
Assumed office
6 January 2018
Appointed byCarrie Lam
Preceded byRimsky Yuen
Personal details
Born (1958-11-11) 11 November 1958 (age 62)
Hong Kong
Spouse(s)
Herman Li Hong-wah
(m. 1987; div. 2010)

Otto Poon Lok-to
(m. 2016)
ResidenceVilla De Mer, Tuen Mun
Alma materKing's College London (BSc)
University of London (LLB)
ProfessionArbitrator, barrister, engineer, politician
Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah
Traditional Chinese鄭若驊
Simplified Chinese郑若骅