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


Jan 15th

Revealing today double-digit revenue growth in its first six months as a listed firm, Knights is also looking to streamline its management functions with a new COO from Procter & Gamble. The appointment of Richard King as the firm’s first COO means Knights CEO David Beech can focus more on increasing the firm’s top line, new […]

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Jan 15th

Crowell & Moring’s new London managing partner Robert Weekes has set out plans to launch a training contract in the City office, having joined the US firm today from Squire Patton Boggs. Weekes’ move was revealed by The Lawyer last November, months after it was revealed that Squires’ global head Stephen Mahon would be relocating from the US […]

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Jan 15th
Six start-ups have joined the third cohort of Slaughter and May’s Fast Forward programme, as the firm resumes its search for the next technology entrepreneurs. This year, the programme will move away from the fintech focus that characterised the ...
Jan 15th
Latham & Watkins is one of the heavy hitting City firms that have been ushered in to advise on the next chapter of New Look’s restructuring saga, following the arrival of Sidley Austin’s Yen Sum last year. Sum, who moved to Latham ...