Criminal lawyer Phil Swainston speaks at Hong Kong Criminal Law Conference 2017


Tanner De Witt’s Criminal Lawyer, Consultant Phil Swainston, was invited by The Law Society of Hong Kong to join a panel and share his views on Public Interest and Fair Trial Rights – Where Should the Balance Be Struck? at the 2017 Hong Kong Criminal Law Conference. This conference was held on Saturday 20 May at the Function Hall of the Department of Justice in Justice Place. Phil was joined by Mr Martin Hui (SC of the Department of Justice) and Mr Joseph Lee (Hong Kong Bar Association). The session was introduced by Special Guest and Honourable Justice William Young.

Phil Swainston (far left) speaks at Criminal Law Conference 2017

The Annual Criminal Law Conference is jointly organised by the Prosecutions Division of the Department of Justice of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, the Hong Kong Bar Association and the Law Society of Hong Kong.

Group photo at 2017 Hong Kong Criminal Law Conference

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