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TUCKER, Peter Louis (born 1927), Chairman, Sierra Leone Law Reform Commission, 2003–08

PLATT, Harold (Grant) (1925 - 2010), Chairman, Uganda Law Reform Commission, 1995–2000

ALEXANDER, Darnley (Arthur Raymond) (1920 - 1989), Chairman, Nigerian Law Reform Commission, since 1979

MARTIN, Andrew (1906 - 1985), Professor of International and Comparative Law, University of Southampton, 1963–77; Member: Law Commission, 1965–70; Law Reform Committee, since 1970

MOOLLAN, (Abdool) Hamid (Adam) (born 1933), QC (Mauritius) 1976; Chairman, Law Reform Commission, Mauritius, 1996–2003

GALE, George Alexander (1906 - 1997), Chief Justice of Ontario, 1967–76; Vice-Chairman, Ontario Law Reform Commission, 1977–81

GOUDIE, William Henry (1916 - 2000), Executive Director and Deputy Chairman, Law Reform Commission of Tasmania, 1974–81

SIEGHART, Paul (Henry Laurence Alexander) (1927 - 1988), law reformer, international arbitrator and consultant, writer and broadcaster; Chairman, Executive Committee, Justice (British Section of International Commission of Jurists), since 1978

THOMAS, Michael David (born 1933), barrister in private practice, 1958–2013; Attorney-General of Hong Kong, 1983–88; Member, Executive and Legislative Councils, Hong Kong, 1983–88; Chairman, Law Reform Commission, Hong Kong, 1983–88; Chairman, Qatar Regulatory Tribunal, 2011–13


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Law reform means legal change of a non‐incremental nature usually effected by statute. It normally connotes improvement, although some reforms misfire. Law reform was essentially a part‐time activity until 1965 ...

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