New leader for HK law society


The Law Society of Hong Kong Council recently elected Melissa Pang as its president.

Melissa K Pang

Pang has served as a law society council member since 2005. She was elected vice president of the society on 2 September 2014, and re-elected in 2015, 2016 and 2017.

Pang currently serves as the chair of the Greater China Legal Affairs Committee, Consents Committee and Pro Bono and Community Work Recognition Committee. She is also a member of several other committees overseeing compliance, policy and resources, external affairs, constitutional affairs and human rights, and international legal affairs.

Pang’s main areas of practice are commercial law, property law and litigation. She is a partner at Pang & Associates.