Tag: Hong Kong

Latham limits access to global databases for Hong Kong lawyers 

US giant revokes automatic access ahead of national security law changes

Feb 14 2024 7:49am

Legal Cheek launches Hong Kong law firm guide

New careers resource features nearly 50 law firms on newly-launched HK website

Oct 27 2022 10:50am

Life as an international lawyer in Hong Kong

Highfliers from the Hong Kong offices of Clifford Chance, Linklaters, White & Case and ULaw discuss what it’s like working in Asia’s world city

Sep 21 2022 10:52am

Different cultures, different projects: Life on international secondment with a Magic Circle law firm

Time overseas is a prized opportunity among trainees. But what is it actually like, how much support are secondees given and what are the high points and challenges? We asked two A&O secondees about their experiences so far

Sep 20 2022 10:49am

‘How easy is moving from Hong Kong to a City of London firm as a junior lawyer’

I have a TC offer from a local firm but ultimately want to practice in the UK

Jul 22 2022 10:45am

Top UK judges quit Hong Kong

Supreme Court says it can't continue to endorse administration which has 'departed from values of political freedom'

Mar 30 2022 10:41am

Mishcon launches in Hong Kong ahead of stock market flotation

New overseas outpost follows 'combination' with UK outfit Taylor Vinters

Sep 28 2021 10:56am
Supreme Court Lady Hale

Lady Hale to quit role on Hong Kong court

Ex-Supreme says decision to step down isn't political, reports say

Jun 4 2021 2:05pm

SDT rejects allegations of misconduct against former Hong Kong Law Society president

Junius Kwan-yiu Ho found not to have incited violence during public meeting

Mar 4 2021 12:15pm

Top London QC pulls out of Hong Kong prosecutions following ‘growing pressure and criticism from the UK community’

David Perry QC challenged by senior legal figures for taking on case against pro-democracy activists

Jan 20 2021 11:14am

Top London QC under fire for agreeing to prosecute Hong Kong pro-democracy campaigners

Baroness Kennedy describes David Perry's decision as 'a source of shame'

Jan 15 2021 9:33am

SRA prosecutes former Hong Kong Law Society president over comments during public meeting

Lawyer and pro-Beijing politician Junius Ho is also qualified as a solicitor in England & Wales

Oct 21 2020 10:45am

How to secure a training contract at a global law firm in Hong Kong

Five industry experts share their top tips

Jun 19 2020 12:06pm

What does the future hold for Hong Kong’s global legal hub?

ULaw’s Peter Crisp shares his predictions for legal life after COVID-19

Jun 5 2020 11:03am

What we learned from Secrets to Success Hong Kong

Lawyers from leading global law firms share their insights ahead of ULaw launch in city state

Aug 15 2019 1:53pm

Peter Crisp to head up ULaw’s Hong Kong campus

Legal education heavyweight lands new gig

Mar 12 2019 8:50am