Public Law Legacy of Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma

Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma served with distinction as the HKSAR’s second Chief Justice of the Court of Final Appeal from September 2010 till January 2021. In this CCPL Panel Discussion, Professors from The University of Hong Kong, Faculty of Law, will examine four topics relating to his public law legacy, and explore how he has shaped our legal landscape.

PANELISTS

Central-HKSAR Constitutional Relations
Prof Albert Chen is the Cheng Chan Lan Yue Professor in Constitutional Law at The University of Hong Kong.

Judicial Independence and Judicial Value Choices
Prof Johannes Chan SC (Hon) is Professor, Chair of Public Law, at The University of Hong Kong.

Constitutional Rights
Prof Po Jen Yap is a Professor of Law at The University of Hong Kong and the Director of the Centre for Comparative and Public Law.

Criminal Law
Prof Simon Young is a Professor of Law and the Associate Dean of Research (Law) at The University of Hong Kong.

CHAIR
Cora Chan is an Associate Professor of Law at The University of Hong Kong.