SHIRANNE M RICHARDS

PROFILE

Call 2015 (Hong Kong)

 

EDUCATION  

2013    LLB   City University, HK (First Class Honours)

2014    PCLL City University, HK

 

HIGHLIGHTS  

Dean's List 2011/2012

Dean's List 2012/2013

  

CONTACT

shirichlaw@gmail.com

 

 

Notable Cases

 

High Court

 

HKSAR v Lo Chun Siu HCCC 248/2014 - acting as junior counsel for prosecution (led by Keith Oderberg) in trial for murder where the defendant ran defence of diminshed responsility and provocation.  

 

 

Biography

 

Prior to joining the Bar, Shiranne was involved in equestrian sports for over 20 years.  She was a professional international equestrian competitor in three day eventing and an internationally accredited equestrian coach.  She represented Australia and was a candidate for selection in both Olympics and World Championships amongst others. 

 

She is currently a national selector for HK equestrian sports and a qualified dressage judge.  She judges dressage in HK and in the Asia region.  

 

 

Publications

 

Requested to research and write a paper on Child Inclusive Processes for consideration by the Working Group on Children and Ancillary Relief Procedures in Family Proceedings.  The paper was submitted to the Working Group for their consideration for a meeting set down at the end of July 2016.  

 

Nadja Alexander, Mediation: Process and Practice in Hong Kong, (1st edition, LexisNexis, 2010) (now known as The Hong Kong Mediation Manual) - research and editorial assistant

 

 

Memberships

 

Hong Kong Family Law Association

LAWASIA