Law Society News

Mr. Roden Tong and the winning students attended an interview of a radio programme with Ms. Melissa Pang as the guest host.   With the aim to nurture the younger generation, “Teen Talk” is organised…
January 2022
From left: Mr. Alan Chiu and Mr. James Choi The In-House Lawyers Committee (“IHLC”) organised two webinars in November last year attracting a total of 130 participants comprising mainly in-house…
January 2022
The event marked the Chief Executive and the Chief Justice’s first visit to the Law Society premises. It was also graced by distinguished guests, solicitors on the Roll of Honour, Past Presidents and…
January 2022
Council Member Ronald Sum (upper left) and Ms. Olivia Kung, Member of Standing Committee on External Affairs (upper middle) joined the speaker panel and shared their insights from the Hong Kong…
January 2022
Vice-President Amirali Nasir (second from left) and Council Member Ronald Sum (second from right) participated in the LAWASIA 2021 Virtual Annual Conference. As the LAWASIA’s flagship event, the…
January 2022
From left: Ms. Emma Wong, Mr. Gilbert Mo, and Mr. Henry Chan The Department of Justice (“DoJ”) and the Law Society jointly organised a CPD seminar on the topic “Bilingual Legal Drafting in Plain…
January 2022
President C. M. Chan (front row, fifth from right); Mr. Liu Guangyuan, Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region…
January 2022
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we have once lived in fear and isolated ourselves from everything, including the sports that can keep us physically and mentally healthy. As the COVID situation improves…
December 2021
From left: Mr. Russell Bennett and Ms. Alison Tsoi On 20 October, the In-House Lawyers Committee (“IHLC”) organised a webinar entitled “COVID-19 Thematic Series - Immunise your Company Against…
December 2021
President C. M. Chan (top right) and Chairperson of the Law Society’s Family Law Committee Dennis Ho (bottom left) delivered opening remarks and shared insights at the event respectively. In January…
December 2021
Mr. Fang Jianming, Deputy Commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, gave a…
December 2021
Representatives from the three regions discussed on legal issues related to cross-border insolvency Co-organised by Guangdong Lawyers Association, the Law Society and Macau Lawyers Association, the…
November 2021
Legal professionals attended the seminar. Co-organised by the Department of Justice of the HKSAR Government and the Department of Law of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in the…
November 2021
President C.M. Chan, who is also the Founding IHLC Chairman, greeted the audience with his welcoming remarks. The 2021 Annual Conference of In-House Lawyers was held in the format of a full-day…
November 2021
President C. M. Chan (top left) and Immediate Past President Melissa Pang (bottom right) joined the speaker panel to highlight the significant opportunities for legal practitioners arising from the…
November 2021
President C. M. Chan (left) and Dr. Ulrich Wessels, President of the German Federal Bar (right) extended a warm welcome to the webinar participants.   Following the success of the first webinar…
October 2021
Then Vice-President Mr. C. M. Chan delivered an opening speech at the event. At the invitation of the China International Economic and Trade Arbitration Commission Hong Kong Arbitration Centre (“…
October 2021
The Greater Bay Area Professional Forum organised by the Greater Bay Area Young Talents Association was held on 24 March to introduce the latest information on youth development in the Greater Bay…
May 2021
In addition to the modernised legal framework for arbitration and streamlined administration procedures, as well as close connection with Mainland China and professionals specialised in handling…
May 2021
The Hong Kong Academy of Law organised 22 courses and seminars by webinars in March which were attended by over 2,400 participants. One seminar was “Update on Personal Injuries Claims” held on 2…
May 2021