Nov 2010

Speech by Jonathan Midgley at the International Bar Association (IBA) Annual Conference 2010 in Vancouver, Canada

Jonathan Midgley was invited by the Criminal Law Committee of the IBA to give a speech entitled “Investigation of criminal cases, including Mutual Legal Assistance (MLA) requests” at the IBA Annual Conference 2010 in Vancouver, Canada on 5th October 2010.

During the Session, Jonathan Midgley shared his experience in handling cross-border MLA requests and complex Letters of Requests proceedings. He also cited various high-profiled commercial crime cases conducted by him in the past involving Hong Kong and various jurisdictions, such as Germany, Italy, USA, UK and Macau.

Other speakers included various leading criminal practitioners from USA, UK and Argentina. The Session was well attended by over 30 delegates from all over the world.