Some legal sector leaders say expanding into the Greater Bay Area will be essential for local law firms’ survival. Photo: Martin Chan Some legal sector leaders say expanding into the Greater Bay Area will be essential for local law firms’ survival. Photo: Martin Chan
Some legal sector leaders say expanding into the Greater Bay Area will be essential for local law firms’ survival. Photo: Martin Chan

Legal, business leaders say there’s a pot of gold waiting in Guangdong, but Hong Kong lawyers are reluctant to grab it

  • Local lawyers are concerned about taking advantage of a new scheme to practise in Guangdong, saying they’re unfamiliar with the mainland legal ecosystem
  • But some sector leaders are encouraging them to step out of their comfort zone, saying opportunities in Hong Kong are drying up for all but the biggest firms

Topic |   Greater Bay Area
Some legal sector leaders say expanding into the Greater Bay Area will be essential for local law firms’ survival. Photo: Martin Chan Some legal sector leaders say expanding into the Greater Bay Area will be essential for local law firms’ survival. Photo: Martin Chan
Some legal sector leaders say expanding into the Greater Bay Area will be essential for local law firms’ survival. Photo: Martin Chan
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