Over 330 guests with Guests of Honour Mr Geoffrey Ma, Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal and Ms Teresa Cheng, SC, Secretary for Justice, attended the Law Society’s Spring Reception 2018 held on 26 February to celebrate the Year of Dog.
In his remarks, President Thomas So mentioned that 2017 was a year full of challenges. Foreseeing more challenges to come in 2018, he encouraged members to continue to uphold our core professional values and the Rule of Law as well as to continue as a trusted advisor for clients.
President Thomas So (second left) and Council Members welcomed Ms Zhou Lulu, Director of the Department of Treaty and Law, the Commissioner’s Office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the PRC in the HKSAR (third right), Mr Patrick Nip, JP, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs (middle) and Dr. David Chung, JP, Under Secretary for Innovation and Technology Bureau (third left).
Mr Geoffrey Ma, Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal (front row, fifth left) and Ms Teresa Cheng, SC, Secretary for Justice (front row, fifth right) and members on the Roll of Honour, Past Presidents, Council members and Secretary General.
President Thomas So extended his warmest New Year wishes to all guests.
President Thomas So (middle) and Council Members greeted Mr Yu Xuejie, Deputy Director-General of the Department of Law (second right).