Alice Young, Partner and Chair of the Asia Pacific Practice, was invited by the American Bar Association to be a guest participant to the World Justice Forum held July 2-6, 2008 in Vienna, Austria. The Forum brought together hundreds of leaders from diverse disciplines around the world to launch a new multidisciplinary, multinational movement to strengthen the rule of law. Participants included Supreme Court Justices Kennedy, Breyer and Ginsburg; the former President of Ireland, Mary Robinson; the Chief Justice or former Justices of the Supreme Courts of Canada, Japan, the Philippines, South Africa, and New Zealand; and public and private sector representatives from Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas.
July 2, 2008
External Link: For information about the Forum, click here. (link will open in a new window)