Law Society News

The Law Society of Hong Kong’s first and foremost Belt and Road Conference entitled “The Belt and Road: A Catalyst for Connectivity, Convergence and Collaboration” was successfully held on 12 May at...
June 2017
Led by its Vice President Mr. Zhang Mingqi, a five-member delegation of the China Law Society visited the Law Society of Hong Kong on 19 April. President Thomas So, together with Mr. Rico Chan, Ms....
June 2017
The significant event of 2017 – The 110th Jubilee Celebration Dinner – was held at the Grand Hall of the Convention and Exhibition Centre on 13 May. Attended by almost 1,300 guests, the event...
June 2017
The Chairman, Mr. Kenny Wong, and other members of the Intellectual Property Committee, met with a Mainland delegation led by the Vice Minister of the State Administration for Industry and Commerce,...
June 2017
How did you spend your Mother’s Day this year? Around 700 attendees from 200 members’ families participated in the 7th Members and Family Fun Day at the Hong Kong Sports Institute on 14 May, which...
June 2017
The Law & New Generation and School Talks Working Group (“Working Group”) of the Community Relations Committee (“CRC”) organised a talk for Pui Kiu College’s Parent-Teacher Association (“PTA”) on...
June 2017
On 22 April, the One Day Seminar on Contract Management (“Seminar”), jointly organised by the young groups from the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (East Asia Branch), the Chartered Institution of...
June 2017
The Law Society of Hong Kong held Risk Management Education Introductory Sessions in Shanghai, Kaohsiung and Dongguan earlier this year. Around 400 people attended the sessions. President Thomas So...
June 2017
The Swimming Team participated in the joint-professional invitation relay organised by the Hong Kong Medical Association (“HKMA”) on 6 November 2016 at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University....
May 2017
Invited by the Renmin University of China Law School, Mr Ambrose Lam, Past President and member of the Greater China Legal Affairs Committee, attended a seminar titled “Developing Legal Service to...
May 2017
The In-House Lawyers Committee (“IHLC”) organised the panel discussion of In-House Lawyers: Sweat & Glory Series 2017 – “Fintech & In-House Lawyers” on 22 March. The seminar was attended by...
May 2017
“Legal Pioneer” Mentorship Programme Working Group (“Working Group”) under the Community Relations Committee (“CRC”) organised two half-day visits to Lai King and Cape Collinson Correctional...
May 2017
On 10 March, a record-breaking number of more than 200 participants (out of the overwhelming 280 participants who signed up for the CONNECTED 2017) attended "Professional Zen: CONNECTED De-stress...
May 2017
On 24 March, a record breaking number of contestants participated in the annual Singing Competition organised by the Singing Group. The 24 contestants who performed singing and dancing...
May 2017
Following the success of the two previous Joint Professional Career Days held respectively in 2015 and 2016, the Young Coalition Professional Group of the Hong Kong Coalition of Professional Services...
May 2017
The Distance Running Team recently competed in the Rotary Hong Kong Ultramarathon 2017 on 5 March. Attracting over 1,300 athletes, the race took place on Lung Wo Road in Central, where runners...
May 2017
The Law Society was invited by the Shanghai Bar Association and the Guangdong Lawyers Association to host a Risk Management Education Introductory Session in Shanghai and Dongguan, Guangdong, on 15...
May 2017
President Thomas So and representatives from the Greater China Legal Affairs Committee (“GCLAC”) of the Law Society of Hong Kong attended an exchange tour to Kaohsiung and Tainan, Taiwan from 16 to...
May 2017
On 20 February, the Law Society’s Family Law Committee had a joint meeting with a few Legislative Council members and representatives from the Labour and Welfare Bureau, the Social Welfare Department...
April 2017
Led by Ms. Lu Xi, Director of Anti-Corruption-and-Bribery Bureau and Vice-ministerial Level Member of Procuratorial Committee of The Supreme People’s Procuratorate of the People’s Republic of China,...
April 2017