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The Overseas Lawyers Qualification Examination (OLQE) Preparatory Courses 2020

Head III - Commercial & Company Law

Commercial & Company Law
Dr. Davy Wu Dr. Davy Wu
Senior Lecturer, Department of Accountancy and Law,
Hong Kong Baptist University


Davy's research interests include company law, corporate governance, and corporate rescue. He attained a doctorate degree in law from The University of Hong Kong and a master's degree in business administration from The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He was a member of the Advisory Group on Modernisation of Corporate Insolvency Law (appointed by the Financial Services and Treasury Bureau of the Hong Kong Government). He is a director of a professional diploma programme in insolvency for the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He is also an independent non-executive director of two listed companies.


Head IV - Accounts & Professional Conduct

Accounts
Donald Hoi Tak LAI Donald Hoi Tak LAI
Solicitor, CPA, ACA, MHKSI, ACIS, ACS, CIA, CFSA, CGAP, CRMA, CFE, CAMS, LLB (1st Hon), LLM (CFL) (Distinction)

Donald is a solicitor, certified public accountant, chartered company secretary and holds various professional qualifications in accounting, auditing and compliance. Donald earned his first degree in business administration (majoring in accounting) in Canada. While working full-time, he obtained his LLB degree with first-class honours at the City University of Hong Kong and graduated from the LLM program in Corporate and Financial Laws with distinction at the University of Hong Kong. Donald started his career in a Big 4 accounting firm and then spent most of his career in the Securities and Futures Commission. He also had work experience in regulatory compliance in a multinational bank and private legal practice in an international law firm. He is now a manager of the Enforcement Division of the SFC, investigating insider dealing and other market misconducts cases. Donald is specialized in securities law and is a contributor to the 2018 and 2019 editions of the SFO: Commentary and Annotations.
Professional Conduct
Justin Woo Justin Woo
Lecturer, Department of Professional Legal Education,
The University of Hong Kong


Justin obtained his various academic qualifications from the London School of Economics (B Econ, M Econ), King's College London (LLB), the University of Hong Kong (PCLL) and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (MBA). He was admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong and practiced as a commercial litigator in a number of leading international law firms in Hong Kong, before joining a number of leading global investment banks in Hong Kong, working in the field of regulatory legal and compliance.

Justin has also been teaching the PCLL both on a full-time and part-time basis since 2007 at the University of Hong Kong and the City University of Hong Kong, covering a number of subjects including e.g. Civil Procedure, Legal Drafting and writing, Professional Practice and Management, and Financial Regulatory Practice, to name a few.

Justin joined the Department of Professional Legal Education at the University of Hong Kong as a lecturer in 2016. He currently teaches Civil Litigation, Commercial Dispute Resolution and Professional Practice and Management for the PCLL.


Head VI - Hong Kong Constitutional Law

Hong Kong Constitutional Law
Senia Ng Senia Ng
Barrister-at-law, Martin Lee SC's Chambers


Senia read law at the University of Hong Kong and obtained her LLM (Specialism in Human Rights) (Distinction) at the London School of Economics and Political Science. Senia called to the Bar in 2014 and has a broad criminal and civil practice, with particular focus on judicial review. She frequently acts on behalf of current and former Legislative Council Members in both civil and criminal proceedings, and has also been acting as legal representative in a number of civil proceedings against public authorities, including the Chief Executive of the HKSAR, the Secretary for Justice, the President of the Legislative Council, the Clerk to the Legislative Council, the Legislative Council Commission, the Hong Kong Housing Authority, the Appeal Panel (Housing), the Commissioner of Police and the Director of Immigration. She also represented the Coalition of Victims in the Commission of Inquiry into Excess Lead Found in Drinking Water in 2015-2016.

Senia has been teaching at the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong since 2015, and has taught undergraduate students Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and Legal Systems. In recognition of her outstanding teaching performance, she was awarded the Faculty Outstanding Teaching Award (for non full-time staff) by the Faculty of Law of the University of Hong Kong in 2019. She is also an elected member of the Chief Executive Election Committee (Legal Subsector) and a member of the Standing Committee on Civic Education of the Hong Kong Bar Association.



Examination Dates
Important Dates
  • Closing date for applicants for lodging the application to sit the 2020 Examination except for those16 Mar 2020 (Mon)
  • Closing date for applicants for lodging the application to sit the 2020 Examination for those applic29 Apr 2020 (Wed)
  • Closing date for registration to sit the 2020 OLQE Examinations7 Aug 2020 (Fri)
  • Issue of candidate slips18 Sep 2020 (Fri)
  • Last date to advise of disability28 Sep 2020 (Mon)
  • Last day to withdraw from Examiantion to be eligible for a partial refund of registration fee 15 Oct 2020 (Thu)
  • Provisional date for release of the results 10 Mar 2021 (Wed)