Secretary for Justice to visit UK

The Secretary for Justice, Ms Teresa Cheng, SC, will visit London, the United Kingdom (UK), from June 13 to 16 to update key figures in the UK legal sector on Hong Kong's latest developments of international legal and dispute resolution services and to promote Hong Kong's role as a legal and deal making hub.

During her stay in London, Ms Cheng will visit King's College London, where she will deliver a speech on opportunities for Hong Kong in the international arena.

She will attend a roundtable discussion at Asia House on Hong Kong as the Belt and Road legal and deal making hub. At a seminar hosted by Hong Kong Association, she will talk about Hong Kong as an ideal hub for deal making in the Greater Bay Area. She will also visit Gray's Inn and speak on the development and future of dispute resolution in Hong Kong.

Ms Cheng will meet with senior government official, members of All Party Parliamentary China Group of the UK Parliament and representatives of the legal and dispute resolution services community.

Ms Cheng will depart for London on June 12 and return to Hong Kong on June 16.

Ends/Sunday, Jun 10, 2018