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09Apr2019

Marketing and Business Development Manager

THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. Job Description Tanner De Witt is an independent business law firm with an international outlook (45 fee earners including 13 Partners). Tier 1/Band 1 Restructuring & Insolvency / Tier 1/Band 2 Employment / highly…Read More

16Aug2018

Legal update: New Arrangement for Application for Leave to Appeal in the Family Court

The Court of Appeal has made several suggestions to improve the processing time of filed appeals in the Family Court. This has resulted in the adoption of the New Arrangement for Application for Leave to Appeal in the Family Court (“NAAL”), which is summarised below:…Read More

15Aug2018

Tanner De Witt seeks Corporate Commercial Legal Secretary 2+ years’ experience

THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. Responsibilities: Provide secretarial support to a team of Corporate and Commercial lawyers Update and maintain filing system Coordinate meetings and schedule daily activities when necessary Requirements: Good PC knowledge and skilled in MS Office…Read More

28Jun2018

Tanner De Witt Labour and Employment Lawyer (1-5 PQE)

THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. WE ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS. 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. We are…Read More

25Apr2018

Tanner De Witt’s new office

We have officially moved to our new office! Our address is 17th Floor, Tower One, Lippo Centre, 89 Queensway, Hong Kong. All other contact details (telephone numbers, website, email addresses) remain the same.

11Apr2018

Tanner De Witt’s flagship office: coming soon

In just two weeks, Tanner De Witt will be moving to its flagship office.  Designed by Zoran Bracovic of Amatrix Architects, the Tanner De Witt flagship office is the most ambitious real estate project the firm has ever taken on. This the first time in the…Read More

05Mar2018

Tanner De Witt’s Restructuring and Insolvency practice wins China Business Law Journal’s 2017 award

We are delighted to announce that our top tier Restructuring and Insolvency practice has won an industry award from the China Business Law Journal’s China Business Law Awards 2017-18. We were given the same award in 2015 and 2016,  and we are very proud to receive…Read More

20Feb2018

Legal update: amendment to Employment Ordinance provisions relating to Employment Agencies

Effective from February 9 2018, the provisions in the Employment Ordinance relating to Employment Agencies (EAs) have been amended to: increase the maximum penalty for the offences of overcharging commission from job-seekers and the unlicensed operation of EAs up to a fine of HK$350,000 and…Read More

15Feb2018

Chinese New Year 2018 Opening Hours

Hong Kong will celebrate Chinese New Year this week and next. Our office will be closed Friday 16 February until Monday 19 February. We will reopen as usual on Tuesday 20 February. Please see our Contact page for further details. The team at Tanner De Witt wishes you…Read More

12Feb2018

Legal update: amendment to existing sale of alcohol legislation is passed

Following an amendment to the law in respect of sale of alcohol to minors that was recently passed, it will become later this year a criminal offense to sell alcoholic beverages to minors with a maximum fine of HK$50,000. This change to the law will…Read More

15Jun2017

Robin Darton joins Forum on International Enforcement of Judgements & Awards in London

Partner Robin Darton was selected and personally invited this week to participate in a Cambridge Forum on the International Enforcement of Judgements & Awards (FIEJA) at Pennyhill Park Hotel in Surrey, United Kingdom. The Forum’s Steering Committee welcomes up to 44 specialists in the area…Read More

14Jun2017

Tanner De Witt hosts Welsh Guards visiting Hong Kong to support the Queen’s Birthday Celebrations

Tanner De Witt was pleased to be invited by the British Legion to host three members of the Welsh Guard for lunch at The Hong Kong Club on Wednesday 14 June. The Guards were in Hong Kong representing the British Army and participating in the…Read More