Our Team

We have a work force of about 80 persons.

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Email        jhodgson@csclaw.com.hk
Admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 1989.
Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales in 1983.


  • John qualified as a solicitor in England in 1983 and was admitted as a solicitor and notary public in both Hong Kong and Gibraltar.  John worked in private practice in Hong Kong from 1988 and served as a member of the Property Committee of the Law Society of Hong Kong.
  • In 1998 John was appointed as group legal counsel and director of the Sovereign Group of financial services companies.  John is also an adjunct professor of the Texas A & M University and has extensive experience of commercial and trust matters. John formerly ran his own legal practices in Hong Kong and in Gibraltar and has served as non-executive director to companies listed both on the London Stock Exchange and the Nordic Growth Market.
  • He is a member the Law Society of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Notaries Societies and the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners and a former member of the International Tax Planning Association, the Law Society of England & Wales, the Gibraltar Bar Association and the English Notaries Societies.