Hong Kong’s leader has endorsed judge Johnson Lam to assume a permanent seat on the Court of Final Appeal (pictured). Photo: Warton Li Hong Kong’s leader has endorsed judge Johnson Lam to assume a permanent seat on the Court of Final Appeal (pictured). Photo: Warton Li
Hong Kong’s leader has endorsed judge Johnson Lam to assume a permanent seat on the Court of Final Appeal (pictured). Photo: Warton Li

Hong Kong leader accepts recommendation that veteran judge Johnson Lam be named to city’s top court

  • Chief Executive Carrie Lam has praised the 59-year-old vice-president of the Court of Appeal for his ‘well reasoned and balanced’ judgments
  • Johnson Lam would be taking the permanent judge position vacated by Andrew Cheung, who became chief justice earlier this year

Topic |   Hong Kong courts
Hong Kong’s leader has endorsed judge Johnson Lam to assume a permanent seat on the Court of Final Appeal (pictured). Photo: Warton Li Hong Kong’s leader has endorsed judge Johnson Lam to assume a permanent seat on the Court of Final Appeal (pictured). Photo: Warton Li
Hong Kong’s leader has endorsed judge Johnson Lam to assume a permanent seat on the Court of Final Appeal (pictured). Photo: Warton Li
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