6th LAWASIA Family Law & Children's Rights Conference

9 -11 June 2016 Hong Kong SAR Read More

Who we are

LAWASIA is an international organisation of lawyers’ associations, individual lawyers, judges, legal academics, and others who focus on the interests and concerns of the legal profession in the Asia Pacific region. LAWASIA facilitates its members’ participation in the most dynamic economic region in the world. Since its inception in 1966, LAWASIA has built an enviable reputation among lawyers, business people and governments, both within and outside the region, as a committed, productive and genuinely representative organisation.

Through its linkage to over 40 member organisations, LAWASIA has exposure to a collective membership of over 1 million lawyers worldwide.  This broad network facilitates relationships in the legal community across the region.

Recent Updates

Concern over arrests of Turkish lawyers

March 22, 2016 Turkey Statement
Concern over arrests of Turkish lawyers
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Joint Declaration of Commitment On the Development and Promotion of The Field of Business and Human Rights within the Legal Profession

December 21, 2015 Switzerland Declaration
LAWASIA has signed a joint agreement on Business and Human Rights
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Separation between police and military - Fiji

December 1, 2015 Fiji Statement
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Experts needed to support the process to develop the Environmental Code of Cambodia

November 17, 2015 Cambodia News
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Current and upcoming events

6th Family Law & Children's Rights Conference

9 - 11 June 2016 Hong Kong SAR Read more

29th LAWASIA Conference - Golden Jubilee Conference

12 - 15 August 2016 Colombo, Sri Lanka Read more

Technology and the Law

17 -18 November 2016 Kuala Lumpur | Malaysia Read more
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