The Hong Kong Bar Association is set for a leadership change in January. Photo: EPA-EFE
The Hong Kong Bar Association is set for a leadership change in January. Photo: EPA-EFE

‘Apolitical’ Hong Kong barristers emerge as possible candidates to run Bar Association, thaw frosty relations with Beijing

  • Three low-profile senior counsel said to be in the running for top posts, a sign of change in legal body
  • Barristers’ group has been attacked, left in the cold by Beijing; current chief not seeking re-election

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
The Hong Kong Bar Association is set for a leadership change in January. Photo: EPA-EFE
The Hong Kong Bar Association is set for a leadership change in January. Photo: EPA-EFE
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