CHAIRPERSON
Careen H.Y. Wong 黃巧欣
VICE-CHAIRPERSON
Calvin K. Cheng 鄭偉邦
COUNCIL MEMBER(S)
Calvin K. Cheng 鄭偉邦
Kenneth Lam 林洋鋐
Janet H.Y. Pang 彭皓昕
Careen H.Y. Wong 黃巧欣
Christopher K.K. Yu 余國堅
NON-COUNCIL MEMBER(S)
Denis G. Brock 白樂德
Bonita B.Y. Chan 陳寶儀
Serina K.S. Chan 陳潔心
Heidi H.Y. Chui 徐凱怡
Albert T. Da Rosa Jr
Hau Pak Sun 侯百燊
Stephen W.S. Hung 熊運信
Ip Shing Hing 葉成慶
Simon S.C. Lai 黎壽昌
Mun Lee Ming 文理明
Peter K.P. Sit 薛建平
Simon S.P. Tang 鄧澍焙
Adamas K.S. Wong 黃嘉晟
SECRETARY
Director of Standards & Development
專業水準及發展部總監

 

TERMS OF REFERENCE

1.
To establish standards and rules for the regulation of professional practice, conduct and practice management and in doing so:
  • keep under review the provisions of the LPO as they affect the legal profession and make recommendations for change to Council;
  • keep under review rules made under the LPO and make recommendations for change to Council;
  • assess the need for and approve new or revised practice directions (only major issues need be referred to the Council);
  • assess the need for and approve new or revised practice circular (no reference to the Council required);
  • specifically, assess the need for PD's or circular on aspects of practice management as well as professional practice and conduct; and,
  • keep under review codes of conduct.
   
2.
To prepare, keep under review and issue a Solicitors Guide covering all of the above. 
   
3.
To set education and training standards for the profession covering:
  • pre-qualification requirements (i.e. entry to studies for the solicitors qualification)
  • qualification as solicitors
  • post qualification education, training and experience
  • employees of solicitors
   
4.
To formulate LS policy on handling requests from issues of ethics, conduct or practice management; and to respond to such requests where appropriate.
   
5.
To recommend policy and arrangements for pricing any LS publications or services arising out of the above.