At the invitation of The Guangxi Liaison Unit of the HKSAR Government, the Law Society sent a four-member delegation to attend the Seminar on Hong Kong Legal and Arbitration Services under the Belt and Road Initiative held in Nanning, Guangxi Province on 17 May. Then President Thomas So shared information on Hong Kong arbitration practices with attendees at the seminar. The Law Society also took the opportunity to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Guangxi Lawyers Association to strengthen mutual exchanges and cooperation. Other representatives of the Law Society who attended the event included then Immediate Past President Stephen Hung, Council member Mr. Jonathan Ross and Past President and member of the Greater China Legal Affairs Committee Mr. Ambrose Lam.
On behalf of the Law Society, then President Thomas So signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Guangxi Lawyers Association.