Skip to content

FOLA appoints Ian Hu as Director of Policy and Advocacy

Jan 15, 2024 Modified: January 15, 2024

The Federation of Ontario Law Associations (FOLA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ian Hu as Director of Policy and Advocacy, effective January 15, 2024.

“Ian Hu will be a tremendous asset to FOLA in carrying out our mandate as the voice of the practising lawyer,” said Chair Douglas W. Judson. “Mr. Hu’s 15 years of experience as a lawyer in private practice, as the face of the province’s legal malpractice insurer, and in leadership positions with law associations in Canada and the United States will serve us and the legal profession well.”

“I am excited to help FOLA and its stakeholders push forward the justice agenda. We will enthusiastically meet the challenges the legal system faces now and into the future,” said Mr. Hu.

Stakeholders, law associations, and others in the legal community can reach Ian Hu at

About FOLA

FOLA is a non-profit organization that represents Ontario’s 46 county and district law associations. Most county and district law association members are sole practitioners or work in small firms across the province.



Douglas W. Judson