Colin Cohen

Senior Partner, Boase Cohen & Collins

Colin co-founded the company that would eventually be called Boase Cohen & Collins in 1985, becoming Senior Partner in 2004. His key areas of practice include criminal proceedings and complex corporate crime, as a result of which he has co-ordinated defence teams on some of Hong Kong’s most high-pro le court cases. Recognised for his pro bono work, community outreach and commitment to various charitable causes, Colin was awarded the Hong Kong Medal of Honour in 2012.

I’ve kept order among Cambridge dons when they’ve overstepped the mark on the touchline while students have been kicking lumps out of each other. I’ve refereed international players in Cuba’s…
July 2020
The legal profession in Hong Kong did not enjoy auspicious beginnings. After seven London barristers turned down the offer to serve as the colony’s first Chief Justice, the eighth choice, John Walter…
February 2020