Milestones on the road

PUBLISHED : Friday, 28 March, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 28 March, 2008, 12:00am

1979 Appointed Queen's Counsel

1980-1983 Chairman of Hong Kong Bar Association

1984 Joins Hong Kong delegation to meet Deng Xiaoping

1985 Elected to Legislative Council. He has been re-elected every time since then, and was only absent from the Legislative Council chamber when the democrats boycotted the Provisional Legislative Council, which operated in 1997-98

1985-1989 Member of the Basic Law Drafting Committee until he quits following the Tiananmen Square crackdown

1990 Founded United Democrats of Hong Kong and serves as the chairman until 1994

1994 The United Democrats of Hong Kong merge with Meeting Point to form the Democratic Party. Mr Lee serves as the new party's chairman until 2002


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