Barristers pose for a group photo after an appointment ceremony for senior counsel outside the Court of Final Appeal in June 2019. Photo: AP
Barristers pose for a group photo after an appointment ceremony for senior counsel outside the Court of Final Appeal in June 2019. Photo: AP

Letters | Debate over Hong Kong solicitors being appointed as senior counsel should focus on fairness

  • To be internationally competitive, the Hong Kong legal profession needs talent and to attract it, we need to reward it
  • Why should we stand in the way of awarding exemplary court advocates the title of senior counsel simply because they do not wear wigs?

Barristers pose for a group photo after an appointment ceremony for senior counsel outside the Court of Final Appeal in June 2019. Photo: AP
Barristers pose for a group photo after an appointment ceremony for senior counsel outside the Court of Final Appeal in June 2019. Photo: AP
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