We are pleased to announce that the annual Hong Kong Mediation Lecture will take place in hybrid format on Wednesday 9th November during Hong Kong Legal Week 2022.

Co-organised with the Hong Kong Department of Justice, keynote speaker, The Honourable Mr Justice Johnson Lam Man-hon, Permanent Judge of the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal will speak on the topic of "Confidentiality and Privilege in Court-annexed and Court-based Mediations".

The lecture will be held in a hybrid format. CPD points from the Law Society of Hong Kong and the HKMAAL are being applied for.

For in-person attendees (6pm – 8pm), please join us for a pre-lecture cocktail from 6pm at Herbert Smith Freehills offices, 23F Gloucester Tower, Landmark, Central. Please note that all attendees are required to sign in using LeaveHomeSafe and provide a negative RAT test result within 24 hours of the event. Please note that due to limited capacity, places are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For online attendees (6:45pm – 8pm), the lecture will be broadcast virtually through Zoom.

Please register here.

For more information, please contact Simon Chapman, Partner, Kathryn Sanger, Partner, or your usual Herbert Smith Freehills contact.