Martin Lee

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Martin Lee

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Martin Lee at the Congressional-Executive Commission on China meeting in April 2014
Member of the Legislative Council
In office
1 July 1998 – 30 September 2008
Preceded byNew seat
Succeeded byTanya Chan
ConstituencyHong Kong Island
In office
9 October 1991 – 30 June 1997
Preceded byChan Ying-lun
Succeeded byCouncil abolished
ConstituencyHong Kong Island East
In office
30 October 1985 – 25 August 1991
Preceded byNew constituency
Succeeded bySimon Ip
Chairman of the Democratic Party
In office
2 October 1994 – 2 December 2002
Preceded byPosition established
Succeeded byYeung Sum
Personal details
Born (1938-06-08) 8 June 1938 (age 84)
British Hong Kong
Political partyUnited Democrats (1990–94)
Democratic Party (1994–present)
Other political
Liberal International
Spouse(s)Amelia Lee Fong Yee-ngor
Alma materUniversity of Hong Kong
Lincoln's Inn
Martin Lee Chu-ming
Traditional Chinese李柱銘
Simplified Chinese李柱铭

Martin Lee Chu-ming, SC, JP (born 8 June 1938) is a Hong Kong politician and lawyer. He is the founding chairman of the United Democrats of Hong Kong and the Democratic Party. He was also a member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong from 1985 to 1997 and from 1998 to 2008.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Hong Kong's "Father of Democracy" to Retire". TIME. 21 April 2008. Archived from the original on 10 March 2016. Retrieved 21 October 2017.