Here are some links and websites that may be helpful in finding out more about legal services in Hong Kong.
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GovHK: How to Get Legal Advice & Assistance
This is a guide provided by the Hong Kong Government on how to seek legal advice and assistance when you need it.
Department of Justice – Legal System in Hong Kong
Information based on the Departmental publication “Legal System in Hong Kong” printed in 2008; please refer to the websites concerned, as provided, for more detailed or latest information regarding the issues involved.
BLIS (Bilingual Laws Information System)
BLIS is an electronic database of the legislation of Hong Kong. It is established and updated by the Department of Justice.
Hong Kong Law Society
The Law Society is the professional association for solicitors in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Bar Association
The Hong Kong Bar Association is the professional organisation of barristers in Hong Kong.
Association of China-Appointed Attesting Officers
The name-list of all China-Appointed Attesting Officers as well as types of attested documents can be found at the association website.
Civil Celebrants of Marriages Scheme
Information regarding the Civil Celebrants of Marriages Scheme can be found in the link below. It is es established and updated by the Immigration Department.
The Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution
The Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (“CEDR”) is an independent, non-profit organisation, which offers leading mediation, consultancy and training services. The link below is for their page on Hong Kong.