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Judiciary: Hong Kong

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN HL460, tabled on 23 May 2022

To ask Her Majesty's Government, further to the Written Answer by Baroness Scott of Bybrook on 31 March (HL7587), which (1) retired judges who served in courts in England or Wales, or (2) British citizens, continue to serve as judges in Hong Kong's judicial system, if any.

Answered on

7 June 2022

There are six retired UK judges who on 31 March, issued a statement confirming their continued participation as Non- Permanent Members on the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal.

  • Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers
  • Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury
  • Lord Sumption
  • Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe
  • Lord Collins of Mapesbury
  • Lord Hoffmann