Cooperation agreement with Guangzhou Lawyers Association and course for senior lawyers from Guangzhou

Led by Mr Xing Yi-qiang, President of the Guangzhou Lawyers Association, a delegation of 46 senior lawyers visited the Law Society on 26 February. Both parties exchanged views on various topics, including the legal system in Hong Kong, management structure of the Law Society, Professional Indemnity Scheme of the Law Society, ways to become a Hong Kong lawyer, practice of Hong Kong lawyers, etc. At the meeting, Vice-President CM Chan and Mr Xing Yi-qiang signed a cooperation agreement on behalf of the Law Society and the Guangzhou Lawyers Association respectively, and undertook to strengthen exchanges and cooperation between the legal professions of the two places.

Subsequently, Immediate Past President Thomas So delivered a lecture to these senior lawyers on 27 February at the University of Hong Kong on the topic “Experience on Leadership Enhancement and Team Building of Hong Kong Lawyers”, and shared insights into practice management and risk management. The lecture was well received by participating lawyers who raised questions enthusiastically.

Immediate Past President Thomas So delivered a lecture to senior lawyers from Guangzhou.

The Law Society signed a cooperation agreement with the Guangzhou Lawyers Association.