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Mr. Iu Ting Kwok


Professional Titles

Solicitor

Accredited Mediator (General & Family)

Accredited Family Mediation Supervisor

Civil Celebrant of Marriages

 

Academic Qualifications:

BA (Hons)

MA (with credit) in Arbitration and Dispute Resolution

FCIArb

 

Professional Qualifications:

1991 : Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong

1992 : Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales (non-practising)

1994 : Advocate & Solicitor of the Supreme Court of

  Singapore (non-practising)

1994 : Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Northern Ireland (non-practising)

1994 : Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Tasmania (Australia) (non-practising)

1995 : Solicitor of the High Court of Ireland (non-practising)

 

Public Services

Chairman, Special Committee on Evaluative Mediation appointed by the Secretary for Justice

Member, Steering Committee on Mediation appointed by the Secretary for Justice

Member, Regulatory Framework Sub-committee under the Steering Committee on Mediation (2012 to 2016)

Member, Working Group on Apology Leglistion (2012 to 2016)

Member, Mediation Accreditation Committee, HKMAAL

 

Academic Appointments

Adjunct Associate Professor - Department of Law, the University of Hong Kong

Adjunct Professor - City University of Hong Kong, School of Law

Adjunct Professor-Department of Law and Business, HKSYU

 

 

 

Judicial Experience

2002 - 2003  Labour Tribunal (Night Court), Judiciary - Deputy Presiding Officer

Feb - March 2018 / Jul - Aug 2018 District Court, Temporary Deputy Registrar

 

​Publications

“Only Fools and Horses? – Episode Two”, (Issue No.17) Mediation – June 2003

“Book Review on Family Mediation : Theory and Practice with Chinese Families”, (Issue No.18) Mediation – August 2003

“Mediation Clause – A Boilerplate?”, (Issue No.19) Mediation – February 2004

“Case Review – Kenon Engineering Limited v. Nippon Kokan Koji Kabushiki Kaisha also known as Nippon Kokan Koji Corporation (CACV 214-216/2003)”, co-author, (Issue No.20) Mediation – July 2004

“The Long Story of a Brief Amendment – The history and development of section 17A of the Prevention of Bribery Ordinance”, Hong Kong Lawyer – August 2005

“Book Review – A Magistrate’s Court in Nineteenth Century Hong Kong”, Hong Kong Lawyer – October 2005

“A Case for Probate Mediation in Hong Kong” co-author, Asian Dispute Review – October 2005

“The appointment of mediators - issues relating to mediators' fees”, conference paper of  “Mediate First” Conference, a 2-day conference organized by the Department of Justice and  other sponsors (May 2012)

“Should a lawyer - mediator's fee be shared in Hong Kong?” co-author, Hong Kong Lawyer - September 2012.

“A Mediator’s Prayer”, TANPAN, The Chinese-English Journal on Negotiation – November 2013

“調解保密 – 最近加拿大最高法院案例的啟示” co-author, Mediator’s Voice – October 2014

“Mediation : Recent Developments in Hong Kong and the Call for Compulsory Professional Indemnity Insurance”, Asian Journal on Mediation – 2014

“Chapter 4 – What Are the Legal Concerns When Mediating Internationally?”, Asian Mediation Handbook, Sweet & Maxwell - 2015

"Hong Kong Apology Ordinance 2017", Kluwer Mediation Blog

"Settlement is not success, Impasse is not Failure : It is The Perseverance to Mediate That Courts" Kluwer Mediation Blog

"Remembering Colin J. Wall" , Kluwer Mediation Blog

 

More about Iu Ting Kwok

Medal of Honour (MH)

Who’s Who Legal

A Mediator's Prayer

Settlement - A Mediator’s Prayer

Singapore International Mediation Centre

Japan International Mediation Center (JIMC-Kyoto)

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