An established Hong Kong law firm

Tanner De Witt Solicitors was founded in 1999 by Richard Tanner and Ian De Witt. Originally operating from a small office in Wanchai, they employed one secretary. Mark Side soon joined the team, and the three partners quickly established a steadfast reputation in the Hong Kong legal and business communities.


Over the past 15 years, Tanner De Witt Solicitors has organically grown to a team of over 55 people and occupies offices in the Lippo Centre in Admiralty, Hong Kong. Today, Tanner De Witt Solicitors is celebrated as a “household name” within Hong Kong’s legal industry according to leading publication Chambers and Partners 2014. Chambers, along with Legal 500 Asia Pacific and other publications, consistently feature our law firm and lawyers within Hong Kong legal sector rankings. Please visit our Awards section for more details.