Asialaw 2018 Leading Lawyer results announced


Congratulations to Ian De Witt and Jeff Lane, who have just been named Market-leading Lawyers in Asialaw 2018’s Leading Lawyers list for Hong Kong. This is Jeff’s second year as Market-leading Lawyer and Ian’s first.

Partners Mark Side, Robin Darton, Kim Boreham and Russell Bennett are also included in this year’s list as Leading Lawyers.

According to Asialaw, a leading lawyer is a long established member of a practice team with a reputation for superior client service, while a market-leading lawyer is a head of practice with an exceptional record of client service.

Asialaw selected these Partners following an extensive survey of senior corporate executives, in-house counsel and private practice lawyers. The Leading Lawyers list forms part of the annual research that contributes to the Asialaw Profile rankings for 2019 which will shortly be announced and published.


Labour & Employment (for more information click here)
Kim Boreham
Russell Bennett

Restructuring & Insolvency (for more information click here)
Ian De Witt – Market-leading lawyer
Robin Darton

Dispute Resolution & Litigation (for more information click here)
Mark Side
Robin Darton
Jeff Lane – Market-leading Lawyer

Banking and Finance (for more information click here)
Robin Darton

Click here to view our full Asialaw 2018 rankings.

About Tanner De Witt

Tanner De Witt is an established and recommended independent law firm in Hong Kong. Our firm and lawyers, many of whom have international law firm backgrounds, receive top ratings from industry publications such as Chambers and Partners and Legal 500.

Our primary focus is business law in Asia. We provide legal advice and representation in the following areas: Corporate and Commercial; Litigation and Dispute Resolution; Insolvency and Restructuring; Employment; Immigration; Family and Private Client; Wills and Trusts; Financial Services Regulatory; Hospitality including Liquor Licensing; White Collar Crime and Criminal.

Our clients include public and private companies, multinationals, partnerships and individuals involved in a wide range of activities, both within Hong Kong and internationally. As an established Hong Kong law firm, we operate in many industry sectors. These vary from Hospitality to Aviation; from Banking and Insurance to Fashion; and Real Estate to Private Equity.

Please contact us for more information.