Wong’s admittance moved by A-G
Deputy Solicitor-General Tracey Wong was yesterday honoured to have her petition to be admitted as a legal practitioner moved by the Acting Prime Minister and Attorney-General, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum. Ms Wong, 31, joined the four others who were admitted to the bar as a legal practitioner at the High Court in Suva. “I would like to thank the Attorney-General and SolicitorGeneral and everyone at the Office of the S-G for their support,” she said. Originally from Australia, Ms Wong said it would have been nice if her family was present to witness the event While moving the petition, Mr Sayed-Khaiyum said: “Ms Wong studied law at the University of Western Australia and was awarded her Bachelor of Law degree with distinction in March 2007. “Ms Wong completed her articles clerkship at one of the largest law firms in Western Australia, Jackson McDonald. “She was admitted to the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the High Court of Australia in 2008.” Mr Sayed-Khaiyum said Ms Wong was an experienced commercial lawyer having worked at the international law firm Squire Patton Boggs in Australia.