Fung shui master-turned-Christian Peter Chan Chun-chuen was refused permission yesterday to have British Queen's Counsel John McDonnell represent him at his forgery trial next month.
I refer to letters about the question of the impact that the distinctive clothes worn by judges and barristers has on the course of justice in Hong Kong's courts.
A NEW Court of First Instance judge, Mr Justice Arjan Sakhrani, 50, will take up his post on Wednesday.
Queen's Counsel are opting to keep their colonial title, despite claims this will give them an unfair advantage over their colleagues appointed under the SAR.
Members of the public and concern groups have been given two weeks to air their views on the controversial draft bill on legal services.
A QUEEN'S Counsel and two town planning and housing experts have been appointed to an independent panel to stop developers suppressing land auction bids.
I WAS surprised to see the statements attributed to Jacqueline Leong, Q.C. to the effect that she had ''heard'' that ''some solicitors are earning $40 million to $50 million a year net of tax''. (...
THE Chief Justice yesterday refused to admit a London silk to appear in an arbitration appeal.