NZ Asian Leaders was established in 2013 to provide Asian leaders a platform to connect, inspire and grow Asian leaders across New Zealand ensuring that diverse leader representation in business begins to reflect the ever changing demographic of NZ.
The aim for NZAL Lawyers is to discuss issues, acknowledge and celebrate the wins of Asian lawyers within the legal profession. NZAL Lawyers is being established to mentor Asian lawyers and help them contribute to the profession and succeed. The vision and values of NZAL are replicated through NZAL Lawyers.
NZAL Lawyers will provide expertise on issues concerning Asians and the law.
NZAL Lawyers has been endorsed by the new President of the New Zealand Law Society Tiana Epati, Sir Anand Satyanand GNZM QSO KStJ and several senior law practitioners who have come on board as foundation members.
The official launch of NZAL Lawyers will be held at 5:45 pm and include the President of the New Zealand Law Society, Tiana Epati as a guest speaker.
NZAL Lawyers Symposium:
5:30 pm: Registrations open
5:45 pm: Official launch of NZAL Lawyers
6:00 pm: Panel session and Q&A
7:05 pm: Networking
The four panel discussions include:
Anita Chan QC | Anmol Shankar, Employment Relations Manager, Fonterra | Arthur Loo, Partner, Loo & Koo Solicitors | Daniel Wong, Co-founder & Director, Flacks & Wong Ltd | Hong (Robert) Hu, Director, Lawyer, Notary, Hong Hu Lawyers |Junichi Nishimura, Principal, Rosebank Law | Leo Donnelly, Special Counsel, Chen Palmer | Luisa Wong, Lawyer/ Barrister, McMahon Butterworth Thompson Lawyers | Lyn Lim MNZM, Barrister & Solicitor, Forest Harrison | Michael Kan, Barrister & Solicitor, Michael Kan Law | Ming Lim-Pollard, Director, Endeavour Services | Marja Lubeck | Stella Chan, Founding Partner, Forest Harrison | Tina Hwang, Associate, Queen City Law | Raymond Huo | Gurbinder Aulakh, Barrister & Solicitor | Zong-Pei Zhou, Special Counsel, Chen Palmer