China's growing economy continues to offer a range of business opportunities for UK business, particularly in emerging regional cities beyond the main centres of Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong.
Miss Ruihua Wang was admitted as a solicitor of England and Wales in November 2012 through the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Scheme (the "QLTS"). Ruihua graduated from Fudan University in Shanghai, China. She practised as a Chinese lawyer for 5 years before coming to the UK. In September 2013, Ruihua will become an associate at the London office of Linklaters, a global law firm.
The Union Internationale des Advocats (UIA - International Association of Lawyers) will head to Macau for its 57th congress in November.
Law Society president Nick Fluck will speak at the Bar Leaders Senate on Cloud computing: the benefits and dangers. Are the fundamental values of the profession under threat? Whilst in Macau, the president will meet with counterparts from the bar associations attending the conference to discuss issues of mutual concern affecting the legal profession worldwide.