LAWASIA

Council

2017-2018 LAWASIA Council


Councillors and Alternate Councillors

AFGHANISTAN
Councillor: Mr Ashraf RASOOLY
Alternate Councillor: Mr Abdul GAYOR

AUSTRALIA
Councillor: Mr Morry BAILES
Alternate Councillor: Mr Jonathan SMITHERS

BANGLADESH
Councillor: Mr Shah KHASRUZZAMAN
Alternate Councillor: Mr Anamul HOQUE

CAMBODIA
Councillor: Mr SUON Visal
Alternate Councillor: Mrs CHEA Keo

CHINA
Councillor: Ms ZHU Ning

ENGLAND AND WALES
Councillor: Ms Christina BLACKLAWS
Alternate Councillor: Mr Simon DAVIS

FIJI
Councillor: Ms Laurell VAURASI
Alternate Councillor: Ms Poonam MAHARAJ-WONG

GERMANY
Councillor: Dr Ulrich WESSELS
Alternate Councillor: Dr Martin ABEND

HONG KONG SAR (Bar Association)
Councillor: Mr Philip DYKES SC
Alternate Councillor: Ms Kim ROONEY

HONG KONG SAR (Law Society)
Councillor: Ms Melissa PANG
Alternate Councillor: Mr Chak Ming CHAN

INDIA
Councillor: Mr Shyam DIVAN
Alternate Councillor: Ms Pinky ANAND

INDONESIA
Councillor: Mr Otto HASIBUAN
Alternate Councillor: Mr Ricardo SIMANJUNTAK

ISRAEL
Councillor: Mr Shay Daniel MILOW
Alternative Councillor: Mr Yaniv INSALL

JAPAN
Councillor: Ms Chisako TAKAYA
Alternative Councillor: Mr Masatoshi OHARA

KOREA, REPUBLIC OF
Councillor: Mr Sungman KIM
Alternate Councillor: Ms Jiwon KANG

MACAU SAR
Councillor: Mr Paulino COMANDANTE

MALAYSIA
Councillor: Mr George VARUGHESE
Alternate Councillor: Mr Steven THIRU

NEPAL 
Councillor: Mr Gyan Ratna SHAKYA
Alternate Councillor: Adv Mr Khamma Bahadur KHATI

NEW ZEALAND
Councillor: Mr Chris MOORE
Alternate Councillor: Mr Ian HAYNES

PAKISTAN
Councillor: Mr Mohammad Ahsan BHOON
Alternate Councillor: Mr Azam Nazeem TARAR 

PAPUA NEW GUINEA
Councillor: TBA

PHILIPPINES
Councillor: Mr Vicente JOYAS
Alternate Councillor: Mr Edgar TARRIELA

RUSSIA
Councillor: Mr Andrei A TREBKOV
Alternate Councillor: Mr Mikhail Kuzmich YOUKOV

SAMOA
Councillor: Leiatuaualesa Komisi KORIA

SINGAPORE
Councillor: Mr YAP Teong Liang
Alternate Councillor: Mr Rajan CHETTIAR

SOLOMON ISLANDS
Councillor: Mr Donald MARAHARE
Alternate Councillor: Ms Katalaina ZIRU

SRI LANKA
Councillor: Mr U. R. DE SILVA
Alternate Councillor: Mr Kaushalya NAWARATNE

TAIWAN
Councillor: Ms Angela LIN
Alternate Councillor: Mr Eric CHANG

THAILAND (Lawyers Council of Thailand under the Royal Patronage)
Councillor: Acting Sub Lt. Dr Thawal RUYAPORN

THAILAND (Thai Bar Association)
Councillor: Justice Slaitake WATTANAPAN
Alternate Councillor: Judge (Dr.) Kanok JULLAMON

TIMOR-LESTE
Councillor: TBA

UNITED STATES
Councillor:  Mr Michael E BURKE
Alternate Councillor: Mr Robert BROWN

VIETNAM
Councillor: Dr PHAN Hoai
Alternate councillor: Mr VU Nuoc

 

Ex Officio Councillors

Distinguished Members
Dr Gordon HUGHES
The Hon Justice MAH Weng Kwai
Mr Lester HUANG
Mr NGUYEN Trung Dang

Special Councillor
Ms Margery NICOLL

Section Chairs
Hon TF BATHURST, Chief Justice of NSW | Judicial Section
Mr Rajan CHETTIAR | Law Management Section
Professor Yasushi HIGASHIZAWA & Mr Shyam DIVAN | Human Rights Section
Dr Gordon HUGHES | Business Law Section
Mr TL YAP | Family Law & Family Rights Section