Hong Kong’s chief justice has stressed the importance of the senior counsel, as five barristers were appointed. Photo: Handout
Hong Kong’s chief justice has stressed the importance of the senior counsel, as five barristers were appointed. Photo: Handout
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Hong Kong’s chief justice stresses importance of senior counsel, as 5 barristers appointed to prestigious rank

  • Andrew Cheung says institution goes back centuries under common law, as five barristers ‘took silk’
  • Cheung calls appointment ‘of great significance to the upholding of the rule of law and due administration of justice in Hong Kong’

Hong Kong’s chief justice has stressed the importance of the senior counsel, as five barristers were appointed. Photo: Handout
Hong Kong’s chief justice has stressed the importance of the senior counsel, as five barristers were appointed. Photo: Handout
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