Andrew S K LAW
With 30+ years of post-qualified experience, Andrew Law is partner of “Robinsons, Lawyers” specializing the laws relating to IT, telecom and healthcare. He is based in Hong Kong, serving clients from China and the rest of Asia Pacific.
With a prize scholarship in 1979, he studied law in England and then Hong Kong. He is a solicitor qualified to practise in Hong Kong, Australia and England.
Prior to joining in-house legal service, he practised in law firms on commercial litigation for six years. He then moved to in-house service with Philips China/Hong Kong (1989-92), then with McDonald's China (1993-96), and later as International Attorney (Asia Pacific) of Inter-Continental Hotels Corporation (1996-98).
In addition to the above-mentioned basic legal qualifications, Mr Law obtained the following postgraduate awards: MBA and Master of Arts (Information Systems) and LLM Chinese & Comparative Laws.
Mr Law has devoted extensive efforts on both the business and law relating to the Information Technology industry. He is Honorary Legal Advisor to The Hong Kong Computer Society (for 25+ years), as well as Chairman of the Technology Committee of The Hong Kong Law Society (1995- 2014).
Mr Law was Advisor (Internet & Information Security) to the IT Functional Constituency Legislative Council Member (2008-2012); Assessor of The Medical Council of Hong Kong (2001-2008); a Director of the Hong Kong Internet Registration Corporation Ltd (2003 – 2009 and remains a Consultative Advisor thereafter).
Andrew Law served in The Royal Hong Kong Regiment (The Volunteers) and is a Queen‘s Commissioned Territorial Army Officer, graduate of The Royal Military Academy at Sandhurst.