Pilar Woo

Phone:+852 2328 0090
Email:pw@hayp.hk

Pilar in a Consultant with our firm.

Pilar is a solicitor admitted to practice in Hong Kong (March 2003). Her practice area is intellectual property (IP). Pilar’s IP practice is China focused, mainly on trademark portfolio management and brand protection.

Pilar has worked in the legal field for more than 30 years. She began her working life in one of the oldest Hong Kong law firms and moved to a major international law firm after 10 years. Of the 20 years she was with this international law firm, she had worked as a paralegal, a trainee solicitor, an associate and a special counsel, with postings in the Shanghai and Beijing offices. During breaks from this international law firm, Pilar worked in the Shanghai office of a US firm and was a partner at one of the leading Hong Kong law firms briefly. Pilar also had experience working in-house. She was the senior IP counsel of one of the luxury brands for more than two years, responsible for brand protection for the APAC region.

Pilar was the career development advisor to law students of The University of Hong Kong (HKU) for the academic year 2017-2018.

Pilar holds an LLB (University of London) and an LLM (Arb&DR)(HKU). She is an accredited general mediator.