HKU Law was honoured to host the fifth lecture of the “HKU-Boase Cohen & Collins Lecture Series in Criminal Law” on 23 September, 2022 at the Philip K.H. Wong Theatre. We were privileged to have The Hon Mr Geoffrey Ma, GBM, Former Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal, HKSAR, to speak on the topic “A Civil Practitioner Enters the World of Criminal Law”.


The speakers of the previous lectures were Lord Ken Macdonald QC (2021), Geoffrey Robertson QC (2019), Edward Fitzgerald QC (2018) and Clare Montgomery QC (2017).



(From left) The Hon Mr Geoffrey Ma, GBM; Professor Simon Young, Acting Dean of Faculty Law; Mr Colin Cohen, Senior Partner of Boase Cohen & Collins