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Law Firms

New law may allow one-person legal firms

Lawyers throughout the nation may be allowed to set up one-man legal firms if a proposed amendment to the Lawyers' Law put to the National People's Congress Standing Committee on Sunday is approved.

Tuesday, 26 June, 2007, 12:00am

New law may allow one-person legal firms

Lawyers throughout the nation may be allowed to set up one-man legal firms if a proposed amendment to the Lawyers' Law put to the National People's Congress Standing Committee on Sunday is approved.

26 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Cities need more lawyers

DEMAND FOR QUALIFIED legal staff is surging as the economy and real estate sector continue to boom. Top international law firms, multinationals, investment banks and local companies are all looking to fill positions ranging from paralegal to senior partner and in-house legal counsel.

13 Jan 2007 - 12:00am

Man arrested over missing $7.3m

Police have arrested a man, 36, for allegedly stealing $7.3 million from two law firms in Sheung Wan and Tsuen Wan. He was picked up at the Macau Ferry Terminal on his return from the enclave.

6 Feb 2002 - 12:00am

Law firms queried over conveyancing bids

The Housing Authority will reassess the service quality of law firms that have bid for the conveyancing of a public housing project at prices less than the record low fee of $191.50.

1 Nov 2000 - 12:00am

Europe's finest form worldwide practice

Five of Europe's largest law firms have banded together to form what they claim will be Europe's largest full-service global legal practice called Linklaters & Alliance.

24 Jul 1998 - 12:00am

Fearing monopoly

THE consultation paper on legal services, issued by the Attorney-General omitted to address the problem as to how the Government could avoid a monopoly situation when due to reduction of fees, the smaller law firms would have to close down, resulting in only a few big law firms being left in Hong Kong.

27 Jul 1995 - 12:00am

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