Chinese New Year Office Opening Hours 2017

Hong Kong will celebrate Chinese New Year this week and our office will be closed Monday 30 and Tuesday 31 January. We will reopen as usual on Wednesday 1 February. Please see our Contact page for further details. The team at Tanner De Witt wishes…Read More


Tanner De Witt supports UNICEF and attends 30th anniversary closing ceremony and cocktail reception

Tanner De Witt founding partner Ian De Witt was invited to attend the UNICEF 30th Anniversary Closing Ceremony and Cocktail Reception held at the Ballroom of the Government House in Hong Kong on Friday 20 January 2017. The event was a chance for UNICEF to present…Read More


ESF staff support Cambodian football project in Phnom Penh

Tanner De Witt is proud to support the ESF Lions Youth Football Programme with annual sponsorship which enables them to grow the squad in Hong Kong and to support football and other sporting initiatives in the region. The photo below was taken in Phnom Penh,…Read More


Q&A with Sunny Hathiramani – Restructuring and Insolvency Partner

Sunny has been at Tanner De Witt for seven years and was last year selected as a Next Generation Lawyer for our top tier Restructuring and Insolvency practice in Legal 500’s 2017 rankings for Asia Pacific. We find out more about one of Tanner De…Read More


Tanner De Witt Family and Matrimonial Lawyer (NQ-4PQE)

THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. Job Description Tanner De Witt is a business law firm based in Hong Kong, which provides legal services to clients worldwide who have business interests in Hong Kong, China and the Asia Pacific Region….Read More


Tanner De Witt recognised by Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific 2017

We are pleased to announce the results of the Chambers and Partners Asia Pacific Guide 2017. We are yet again ranked in Band 1 for our Employment and Restructuring and Insolvency practices and we have been promoted to Band 3 for our Litigation and Dispute…Read More


Asialaw: Third-party funding in dispute resolution soon to be permitted in HK

Article from Karry Lai, Editor, Asialaw Like it or not, arbitration can be expensive. Third-party funding arrangements offer a possible solution. Hong Kong lags behind when it comes to this method of sharing or reducing the cost of contentious work, but the concept may gain…Read More


Legal update: Manager In Charge Regime – ComplianceAsia

This is a Client Alert from ComplianceAsia. For employment and regulatory related legal enquiries please contact Russell Bennett. Introduction In January 2017, the SFC released a circular on clarifications to its current regime on senior management, expectations as to Board obligations of licensed firms and…Read More


Veronica Chan elected to 2017 IWIRC Board

The International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC) held their 2016 Annual General Meeting in Hong Kong on Monday 5 December. Tanner De Witt is delighted to announce that solicitor Veronica Chan of our Insolvency and Restructuring Practice has been elected to the IWIRC Board…Read More