WONG Kwok Yan Christopher

 

黃國恩律師

WONG Kwok Yan Christopher

副會長兼司庫

黃國恩律師 1997年被認許為香港特別行政區高等法院律師,並於1998年成為英國最高法院律師。學術資格方面,黃律師於1988年獲得香港理工學院(香港理工大學前身)紡織科技院士後,工餘時間於香港大學繼績進修英國曼城都會大學和香港大學合辦的英國法律專業共同考試課程(Common Professional Examination of England & Wales),通過考試後,再於1995年獲得香港大學法律專業文憑(PCLL),經努力不懈及堅持終身不斷學習的信念,黃律師以日間工作、夜間/假期上課的形式不斷進修學習以充實自已,分別於2002年獲頒北京大學法學士,於2005年獲頒香港城市大學法學碩士,並於2012年完成中國人民大學法學博士課程,取得法學博士學位。

專業資格方面,除以上提及的律師資格外,黃律師於2006年獲香港特別行政區政府委任為婚姻監禮人,並於2009年獲中華人民共和國司法部委任為中國委託公證人。黃律師現為黃國恩律師行之主任律師,其業務範圍主要包括有一般民事訴訟、刑事辯護、婚姻法、證婚以及中國委托公證等專業服務。自1997年起,黃律師已非常熱心參與義務工作及社會服務,並於2011年及2012年連續兩年榮獲香港義務工作議會與香港律師會合辦之專業人士義工服務認許計劃的金獎。

現在黃律師的主要公職包括香港特別行政區黃大仙區議會委任議員、香港特別行政區發展局上訴審裁團(建築物)主席等;其它社會服務包括:香港工聯會義務法律顧問、香港律師會保險法委員會及雇傭法委員會委員、北大樹仁校友會副會長、中國高等院校香港校友會聯合會法律協會副主席等。黃律師過去的公職還包括有前警監會委員、香港特別行政區司法機構淫褻物品審裁處審裁員及香港城市大學顧問委員會委員等。

20123月,為了能為香港律師提供一個發展平臺及團結業界,協助及促進香港中小型律師行與國內律師事務所的聯營及發展,研究和探討香港事務律師和大律師在國內提供處理涉及港人及港企之民事訴訟法律服務的機遇,與志同道合的陳曼琪律師及盧懿杏律師攜手創立了香港中小型律師行協會,現時黃律師為協會的副會長兼司庫。

 


Dr. WONG Kwok Yan, Christopher

Dr. WONG Kwok Yan, Christopher was admitted in 1997 as a solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong S.A.R., and in 1998 became a solicitor of the Supreme Court  of England and Wales. Dr. Wong graduated in 1988 from the Hong Kong Polytechnic (predecessor of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University) with the academic qualification of Associateship in  Textile technology, and thereafter, he studied part-time at  the University of Hong Kong the Common Professional Examination of England and Wales jointly organized by the Manchester Metropolitan University (UK) and the University of Hong Kong .After passing the Examination, Dr. Wong received the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws from Hong Kong University in 1995.Thereafter, adhere to his belief in lifelong learning and continuously through tough part-time studies, Dr. Wong was awarded the Bachelor of Laws Degree of Peking University in 2002 , the Master of Laws Degree of the City University of Hong Kong in 2005, and recently (2012) the Doctor of Laws Degree from the Renmin University of China.

In addition to the above mentioned qualifications, Dr. Wong was appointed a Civil Celebrant of Marriages by the Hong Kong S.A.R. Government in 2006 , and a China-appointed Attesting Officer by the Ministry of Justice of People’s Republic of China in 2009. Dr. Wong is now the principal of a small law firm, Christopher K Y WONG, Solicitors. His professional practices include: general civil litigation, criminal defence, marriage law, civil celebrant and China related attesting works. Since 1997, Dr. Wong has been very keen to participate in voluntary works and social services. He has received consecutively in 2011 and 2012, the Gold Award of The Professional Volunteer Service Accreditation Programme jointly organized by the Hong Kong Council of Volunteering and the Law Society of Hong Kong.

Dr. Wong is now serving as an appointed member of the Wong Tai Sin District Counciland chairman of the Appeal Tribunal Panel (Buildings) of the Development Bureau of the Hong Kong SAR Government, honorary legal advisor of the Federation of Trade Unions of Hong Kong, member of the Insurance Committee and the Employment Committee of the Law Society of Hong Kong, vice-president of the Peking University-Hong Kong Shue Yan College Alumni Association, vice-chairman of the Legal Association of the China’s Universities Alumni(H K) Association. Dr. Wong has been also former respective members of the Independent Police Complaints Council, panel of adjudicator of the Obscene Articles Tribunal, and the Court of the City University of Hong Kong.

In March,2012, Miss Chan Man Ki,Maggie, Miss Loretta Lo and Dr. Wong joined hands to found the Small and Medium Law Firms Association of Hong Kong with a view to provide a platform for small and medium size law firms in Hong Kong to explore business opportunities in China. Dr. Wong is now the Vice-President and Treasurer of the Association.