& Structure


LAWASIA’s governing body, the LAWASIA Council, is composed of representatives from peak legal bodies within the United Nations ESCAP* region. As such, its policies and agenda are informed by, and directly address, issues confronting the legal profession throughout the Asia Pacific.

In addition to the bodies represented on its Council, LAWASIA has individual, organisational, law firm and corporate members drawn from over 40 jurisdictions. Every member has the opportunity to make a meaningful contribution to LAWASIA’s activities by participating in one or more of its Sections and Committees.

* Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific