Ogier partner Kate Hodson shortlisted for Women in Business Law Awards

Ogier partner Kate Hodson has been shortlisted for the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2017.

Kate, a private equity specialist who became Ogier's youngest partner in 2015 at the age of 34, is one of four nominated for the Best in Offshore category.

The winners will be announced at an event at the JW Marriott Hong Kong on 9 November.

The awards celebrate the advancement of women in the legal profession throughout the region. 

During the event, there will be rewards for individuals in practice area categories and firm awards highlighting the best initiatives for gender diversity, innovation, work-life balance, pro-bono work and talent management.

Kate is an investment funds lawyer who advises on BVI and Cayman law, and who has been named one of Asia's Top 40 Lawyers Under 40.

The event is supporting the Women's Foundation – all proceeds will contribute to improving the lives of women and girls in Hong Kong.