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Roger Simon Melliship Best

Roger Simon Melliship Best, British solicitor, lawyer. Solicitor Supreme Court England, Wales, Hong Kong.

Background

  • Best, Roger Simon Melliship was born on November 27, 1955 in Tavistock, England. Son of John and Marie Elizabeth (Melliship) Best.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in Law and Economics with honours, University Durham, 1977.

    Career

    • Trainee lawyer Clifford Chance, London, 1978-1980, associate, 1980-1990, partner, 1990, Hong Kong, 1990-1995, managing partner, 1995-1997.

    Major achievements

    • Solicitor Supreme Court England, Wales, Hong Kong.

    Membership

    Member executive committee Matilda Child Development Center, Hong Kong, 1993-1996. Fellow The Chartered Institute Arbitrators. Member Hong Kong Society Accountants (member insolvency practitioners committee 1994-1997), International Bar Association, Hounghong International Arbitration Center (member arbitration panel), Chinese Economic & Trade Arbitration Commission (member arbitration panel), American Arbitration Association (member arbitration panel).

    Personality

    Interests

    Sailing, theater, literature.

    Connections

    • Married Carol Anne Ryan. Children: Thomas Edward, Charlotte Maude, Frederick William.
    • father: John Best
    • mother: Marie Elizabeth (Melliship) Best
    • spouse: Carol Anne Ryan
    • children: Thomas Edward Best
    • Charlotte Maude Best
    • Frederick William Best
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    Born November 27, 1955
    (age 61)
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