Mr. Junius K Y Ho, Senior Partner of K C Ho & Fong founded IPLSA in June 2018 as a non-profit organization registered in Hong Kong. Mr. Ho is also a former president of the Law Society of Hong Kong, and is currently serve as a member of the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong SAR.
IPLSA's missions are:
The governing body of IPLSA is the Board of Directors (BOD) comprising the founder of IPLSA and persons invited by the BOD. The BOD oversees the overall mission, policies and administration of IPLSA and the pro bono Legal Services Scheme operated by IPLSA.
Members of the BOD are:
Term of service of BOD members is two years, and renewable by appointment.
The BOD meets on a monthly basis to review and discuss the businesses of IPLSA, and is supported by four different committees in providing advice on policy matters and administering its businesses.
Below is a list of the four committees under the BOD, and their membership:
Membership to the above committees is by invitation and requires approval by BOD. Members comprise prominent professional, community and business leaders appointed for a term of two years.
The Terms of Reference of these committees are set out below:
Every year, members of IPLSA are entitled to the many benefits specified by BOD. The content of these perks, however, may vary from time to time and are subject to the discretions of BOD.
These benefits will standardly include:-
Whilst enjoying the many benefits IPLSA has provided to their members, IPLSA also expects that her members will give back to the community. As such, IPLSA expects the following from her members:-
To apply for Ordinary Membership, please complete the following membership form and submit it to IPLSA Secretariat via email: firstname.lastname@example.org . Membership applications are subject to IPLSA’s final approval. Any enquiries relating to IPLSA memberships, benefits and duties can also be submitted to IPLSA Secretariat.