About Us

Women in Law Hong Kong (WILHK) is a non-profit society providing private practice lawyers, in-house counsel and all other industry professionals a solutions-based approach to gender equity. WILHK is supported by many of Hong Kong’s leading firms and institutions and is one of the largest legal networks in Hong Kong. With over 1,300 members representing all genders, WILHK encourages a diverse exchange of ideas and collaboration.


WILHK engages with the legal community by providing:


  • Mentoring and networking opportunities for women in the legal profession;

  • Capacity building events and workshops to foster knowledge, skills and best practices;

  • A platform to discuss issues affecting women in the legal profession and practical solutions to overcome them; 

  • Market research on relevant topics (e.g. unconscious bias, and flexible and agile working);

  • Developmental tools and leadership opportunities to encourage the promotion and retention of women in the legal profession.


WILHK has nine core work streams:


  • Women@lunch

  • Mentoring

  • Flexible and agile working

  • Pro Bono and Citizenship 

  • Events

  • Industry experts 

  • Social & Wellbeing

  • Partnerships

  • Knowledge Empowerment

  • Communications