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


Feb 07th
Gerry Boyle QC successfully defended a Police and Crime Commissioner against allegations of Misconduct in Public Office in an attempted private prosecution. The PCC was accused of misconduct in relation to an alleged failure to investigate a Chief...
Feb 07th

Christian Burns-Di Lauro from Ogier’s BVI Banking & Finance team has been promoted to managing associate. Christian has been with the firm since 2014, and is a specialist in structured finance and restructuring and insolvency work. He was recently part of the Ogier teams that advised on the Toys R Us restructuring as well as […]

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Feb 07th

Gary Bell QC of No5 Barristers’ Chambers defends footballers caught up in £5m sports fraud trial.  Former professional footballers and two other men have been found guilty of fraud charges after taking £5m in a fake apprenticeship scheme. Judge Michael Tomlinson described the case as “very serious” and adjourned sentencing until 26 February, releasing all the […]

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Feb 07th
We are delighted to announce that Thea Osmund-Smith has been appointed the Attorney General’s C Panel of Counsel. The appointment will commence on 1st March. Thea is a member of Planning Group at No5. The post Appointment to t...