In the 2023 edition of Chambers Greater China published today, members at Temple Chambers have been heavily featured as leading practioners in several categories under the Bar, including:
Temple Chambers and its members scored top rankings in the Hong Kong Bar section in the latest 2023 edition of Legal 500 Asia Pacific, across Commercial Disputes, Family and Private Client, Administrative and Public Law, Competition, and Labour and Employment.
In addition to 33 individual members who are featured in the ranking tables as leading practitioners, Temple Chambers, as a set, is ranked Tier 1 in Commercial Disputes and Family and Private Clients, and Tier 2 in Administrative and Public Law and Competition. We are also described as “undoubtedly the top set in Hong Kong” with “strength at all levels” and “one of the largest sets with all the top and high-calibre counsel.”
Click here to view our full rankings.
The newly released 2022 edition of WWL: Mainland China and Hong Kong SAR features Temple Chambers and its members in six practice areas, namely Arbitration, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Mediation, Competition, Construction, and Corporate Tax. Members being recommended include Paul Shieh SC, Jat Sew-Tong SC, Rimsky Yuen SC, Stewart Wong SC, Charles Manzoni KC SC, Victor Dawes SC, Bernard Man SC, Abraham Chan SC, Jin Pao SC, Eva Sit SC, and Queenie Lau.
Published annually under Who’s Who Legal, this report provides a complete overview of the legal market and most highly regarded practitioners in mainland China and Hong Kong. Click here to view the full 2022 report.
The upcoming International Arbitration Training Programme for Elite Lawyers in the Greater Bay Area, hosted by Shenzhen Court of International Arbitration (SCIA) on 26-28 November 2022 in Shenzhen, will feature Rimsky Yuen SC and Victor Dawes SC as guest speakers.
Victor Dawes SC, in his capacity as Chairman of the Hong Kong Bar Association, will deliver the introduction to Theme 3 of the programme focusing on international arbitration in Hong Kong. Rimsky Yuen SC will speak on “What Hong Kong Offers as an Arbitration Seat/Place of Arbitration.”
Click here for more information about the programme.
On 23 September 2022, the Hon Geoffrey Ma delivered the fifth annual HKU-Boase Cohen & Collins Criminal Law Lecture at the University of Hong Kong.
The Lecture is titled “A Civil Practitioner Enters the World of Criminal Law” and available to read here.