Meet Our Team

Sandra Godbold

Sandra Godbold

Founder & Managing Director 

Sandra is the founder of Atticus Legal.  After spending over a decade working for one of the UK’s largest recruitment firms in London, and successfully setting up their Asian operations in Hong Kong, her entrepreneurial nature successfully drove her to establish her own company in 2010.  

Sandra now gets great satisfaction from being able to spend quality time with her candidates to determine the right career choice and similarly, time with clients to understand their business, and ensure the right recruitment recommendations are made.

Sandra has close relationships with the region’s leading international law firms and consistently places international and locally qualified lawyers at all levels throughout Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Australia and the UK.

When not in the office, Sandra is a master story teller volunteering weekly for a local charity.


Lisa Cunningham

Lisa Cunningham

Chief Operating Officer

Lisa has over 18 years of experience in recruitment, sales, management and learning & development. She is an integral part of Atticus, managing operations to grow the business, and thoroughly enjoys supporting the consultants via training and personal development.

Lisa commenced her career with a FTSE 100 global recruitment company. Having achieved success as a recruitment consultant she progressed her career through strategically developing several business units as a Business Manager.

Originally from the UK, she has lived in Hong Kong for the past 9 years, with her partner Dom, their young son Lewis and daughter Lucy.  In her spare time she enjoys HIIT Training.

Anita Drouin

Anita Drouin


Anita is constantly focused on building and maintaining relationships with clients and candidates. She brings several years of experience managing a business consultancy to the firm and is an integral part of the Business Support recruitment team.  

Anita understands that the paralegal, legal secretarial, marketing, finance and administration roles are key to the efficiency of any firm.   She continually strives to find the very best talent for her clients whilst ensuring her candidates’ career aspirations are met.

Anita loves to spend her time appreciating nature, and having a picnic with her children.

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