(centre) Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah stands to give her address at the Ceremonial Opening of Legal Year 2018 in City Hall. 08JAN18 SCMP / Sam Tsang

Senior counsels ‘should accept their public duty’ and help solve Hong Kong judiciary’s manpower crunch

Former Bar Association chairwoman Winnie Tam listed strict retirement policy and old High Court building among factors discouraging the most experienced lawyers from the bench

Topic |   Hong Kong courts

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(centre) Secretary for Justice Teresa Cheng Yeuk-wah stands to give her address at the Ceremonial Opening of Legal Year 2018 in City Hall. 08JAN18 SCMP / Sam Tsang
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