Atticus Legal Recruitment

Atticus Legal is a boutique legal recruitment firm specializing in the recruitment of qualified lawyers and business support professionals. Based in Hong Kong we have successfully placed lawyers at all levels from a number of jurisdictions in leading firms across South East Asia.

Our client base includes top ranking international, UK & local law firms, MNC’s and global financial institutions.



Banking and Finance NQ-3PQE Hong Kong

This top US law firm has a fantastic opportunity for a Mandarin speaking NQ or junior lawyer keen to focus on Banking and Finance to work for this pre-eminent partner on a range of leveraged and acquisition finance matters for financial institutions, corporations and PE sponsors. Common law qualification essential. WS4017

Arbitration 1+PQE Hong Kong

Stellar opportunity for a HK qualified junior lawyer to join this globally recognised arbitration practice of a US firm as it continues to go from strength to strength. You will work on a mix of litigation and complex and high-profile arbitrations alongside a reputable partner. Mandarin skills required. Candidates without arbitration experience will also be considered. WS4029


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