1.We welcome Rachel Wong to Morley Chow Seto. Rachel, a graduate of Chinese University of Hong Kong, joins the firm having qualified in 2016. Rachel has already attained a good deal of criminal experience in her previous firm and brings additional strength to the MCS team. Read more about Rachel here: Rachel Wong
2. We have great pleasure in announcing the promotion of Yvonne Ku to Senior Associate. A founding member of the firm, Yvonne’s well deserved promotion demonstrates her commitment to criminal law. Her promotion also reflects the consolidation of the success of the MCS team for the future and Yvonne’s ever-growing reputation in criminal defence work. More on Yvonne here: Yvonne Ku
3.Morley Chow Seto has sponsored two significant events this month. One, the Human Dignity Festival organized by Planet Ally, a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing human rights, involved a two-day leadership forum focusing on LGBTI rights. Other sponsors included Amnesty International and the Consulate General of Sweden in Hong Kong. For more on the event please navigate to: https://www.humandignityfestival.org/about.
MCS was also a Gold Sponsor for the Advocacy and Mooting Society at the Faculty of Law, University of Hong Kong
4. Christopher Morley and Graham Harris SC were invited to speak at City University as part of a series of lectures to students on careers in law. Christopher and Graham spoke to a large throng of students on a career in criminal law from their respective perspectives of solicitor and barrister talking on technology in law, the business of law, and the pros and cons of each branch of the profession.