Book Launch: Juvenile Justice Where Rehabilitation Takes Centre Stage

Course Code:

SCRS5916

Course Category:

Cross Sector

Duration (hours):

2.00


Target Participants:

- Social workers, case officers, probation officers, panel advisers & other juvenile justice stakeholders
- Educators of young persons
- Law enforcers & lawyers seeking to represent clients in juvenile justice cases
- Students of criminal and child law

Remarks:

Registration starts at 1.45pm

2.00pm -- Registration

2.30pm -- Opening Address
by Mr Bala Shunmugam, Director of Academy Publishing

2.45pm -- Keynote Address
"Juvenile Justice...A Community Effort"
by Ms Lim Hui Min, Author

3.15pm -- Autograph & Photo-taking Session

4.00pm -- End of session

Fee Remarks:

Admission is free

Trainer Profile:

Lim Hui Min started her legal career in private practice, doing mainly commercial litigation. She subsequently joined the Subordinate Courts as a Magistrate and was later appointed as a District Judge. She spent the bulk of her time with the Family and Juvenile Court, where she presided over both family and juvenile court cases. After this, she was seconded to the then Ministry of Community Development Youth and Sports where she worked as a policy officer, helping to design programmes to help low-income families. Thereafter, she joined the Legal Aid Bureau, where she gave legal help to the less privileged.

She is currently Director of the Legal Services Unit at the Ministry of Social and Family Development. She has authored and co-authored numerous publications in the areas of civil procedure, family and juvenile law.


Share this page