The Examination will test candidates on the relevant law up to 31 August 2009
Commercial & Company Law
Barrister-at-law, Parkside Chambers
Vincent Lung is a practising barrister in Hong Kong. His main areas of practice are trusts and equity, companies and commercial disputes. Prior to joining the Bar, he was a practising solicitor at Clifford Chance specialising in Banking & Finance, and has experience in syndicated financing, management buyouts and project financing.
He is a part-time lecturer for the LLB program at the University of Hong Kong, teaching equity and trusts. He also conducted CPD talks on minority shareholders protection and various civil justice reform matters.
OLQE Head III Examiner in 2003, 2004
Ms. Doe is a Partner with the international law firm of Hammonds. She is a well-known conference speaker whose practice focuses on the corporate finance and commercial areas, and she has acted for financial advisers and companies on a large variety of public company and securities related matters. Such matters include equity issues for flotation of companies on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, including companies with businesses such as construction, electronics and manufacturing, corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions, private placing of public company shares, schemes of arrangement in corporate redomiciliations and rescues, privatisation of listed companies, compliance and regulatory issues within the Hong Kong company and securities regulatory framework including statutory and stock exchange requirements, establishment of financial services and securities business, as well as the restructuring, marketing and operation of various types of investment vehicles.
She has spoken at many seminars organised for banks and other commercial organisations in Hong Kong and mainland China and has written articles published in local and overseas legal journals.
Ms. Doe is a also a member of the Hong Kong Law Society's Securities Committee and a council member of the Federation of Women Lawyers and chairs the Federation's Securities and Finance Committee. She is Fellow of the Hong Kong Institute of Directors, as well as member of the Law Society's Overseas Lawyers Qualification Examination Panel. Julianne was also an OLQE Head III examiner in 2003 and 2004.
LLB (London), BCL (Oxon);
Barrister at Law (Middle Temple);
Senior Teaching Consultant, Department of Professional Legal Education, Faculty of Law, The University of Hong Kong
Farzana teaches Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation and Commercial Law and Practice on the PCLL at the University of Hong Kong. Farzana was called to the Bar in 1993 and practiced from Chambers in London for a period of 7 years (Chambers of James Guthrie Q.C., 3 Hare Court, Middle Temple). In 2001 she joined the in-house legal team at Goldman Sachs in Hong Kong as Head of Employment Law for Asia. Farzana has previously taught Commercial Law at the London School of Economics and Company Law on the PCLL course at City University of Hong Kong.
6 November 2009 (Friday)
|OLQE Head III Class Schedule|
# With Study Techniques at first 15 minutes
Revision classes include an examination techniques session
Room 306, 3/F Printing House, 6 Duddell Street, Central, Hong Kong
Signing in & out at Registration
Registration begins 20 minutes before the start of each session.
Bad Weather Policy
Class sessions will be cancelled if a No. 8 higher tropical cyclone signal or black storm warning is raised within 3 hours before the start of registration or during the session. In the event of cancellation due to bad weather, the session will be re-schedule.
29 October 2009 (Thu)
3 November 2009 (Tue)
6 November 2009 (Fri)
10 November 2009 (Tue)
15 December 2009 (Tue)
Closing date for lodging application to sit the 2009 OLQE Examinations|
10 Jul 2009 (Fri)
Closing date for registration to sit the 2009 OLQE Examinations|
21 Aug 2009 (Fri)
The Examination will test candidates on the relevant law up to|
31 Aug 2009 (Mon)
Issue of candidate slips|
14-18 Sep 2009
Last date to advise of disability|
29 Sep 2009 (Tue)
Last day to withdraw from Examiantion to be eligible for part refund of registration fee|
15 Oct 2009 (Thu)
Provisional date for release of the results|
1 Feb 2010 (Mon)