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


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.


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Tanner De Witt welcomes a new family lawyer and congratulates two on qualification

Press Release, May 12 2017 Tanner De Witt is pleased to welcome Adrian Au to the Family and Private Client Practice led by Partner Mark Side. Adrian holds a Bachelor of Arts from Hong Kong University, a LLB from Manchester University in the United Kingdom…Read More


Jeff Lane participates in OffshoreAlert Conference in Miami 2017

Tanner De Witt Partner Jeff Lane participated in the panel session “Strategies to Obtain Information in Offshore Jurisdictions” at the OffshoreAlert Miami Conference on Monday 1 May 2017. Sitting with him were Stephen Baker (Senior Partner, Baker & Partners, Jersey), Yves Klein (Partner, Monfrini Crettol…Read More


Tanner De Witt proud to sponsor Hong Kong Inter-School Mock Trial Championship 2017

We are delighted to support the Hong Kong Inter-School Mock Trial Championship 2017 which will be held at Hong Kong University this weekend, Saturday 28 and Sunday 29 April. The Hong Kong Inter-School Mock Trial Championship (“HKISMTC”), established in 2013, is run by non-profit organisation…Read More