Ray Hou

Ray Hou

U.S. Associate, Washington


Ray Hou is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office and joined Linklaters in October, 2021. Prior to joining Linklaters, Ray was an intern at the World Bank’s Legal Vice Presidency within the East and South Asia Group. Before law school, Ray interned in Asia, including the Taipei office of PwC and the Beijing office of a Chinese law firm.

Ray received his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was the Online Development Editor for the Virginia Journal of International Law, Vice President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, and the Memorialist for the Jessup Moot Court. 

He received his B.A. in Physics and History from the University of California, Berkeley. Ray is also a 2020 Salzburg Cutler Fellow and is fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese.