編號 : 2017046
講師 : Mr. Thomas R.H.Y.M Lai

Known by his professional name Thomas Lai, Esq., the speaker graduated from the University of Hong Kong in 1971 with a degree in social sciences (economics and statistics). In 1978, he was called to the English Bar and enrolled on Her Majesty’s Royal Courts of Justice on the Strand, London, Queen’s Bench Division as barrister on roll by the Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn, London.

Other professional qualifications of Lai include enrolled barrister of the Supreme Court of Victoria, Australia (1983), Advocate of the Supreme Court of Singapore (1991) and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London (1992). Lai has been in active and continuous private civil law practice in Hong Kong since 1978 to date with his own chambers in a wide range of disciplines including building contracts and shipping arbitration; banking and commercial litigation; company and partnership disputes; contested probate, trust and Chinese tso tong lands; international passenger and cargo claims, Warsaw Convention, conflict of laws; personal injuries and medical negligence; town planning, land resumption and compensation etc.
日期 : 29/06/2017
時間 : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
進修時間 : 1.5
地點 : 香港上環干諾道中111號永安中心12樓 1207室測量師研習中心
主辦單位 : 工料測量組
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費用 : HK$120 for members; HK$180 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time (subject to availability)
名額 : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
詳情 :

Thomas will have a brief talk on law basics relevant to surveyors, such as a brief historical review of the origin and development of English common law to understand why it is today the worldwide trusted legal system. He will also share with the participants on some practical legal knowledge such as the distinction between solicitors and barristers in the English legal system; how to find good solicitors and barristers for clients or their own legal needs, and the essence of legal knowledge in our professional duty etc.

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