Tim Au

Senior Associate


Tim joined Tanner De Witt in September 2012, having obtained a Juris Doctor degree and a PCLL from the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He qualified as a solicitor in Hong Kong in 2014. At Tanner De Witt Solicitors, Tim works closely with the Restructuring and Insolvency team.



Recent cases include successfully obtaining a section 21M of the High Court Ordinance mareva injunction in aid of BVI proceedings, assisting bankruptcy trustees in an application under section 49 of the Bankruptcy Ordinance to recover certain assets of a bankrupt transferred at an undervalue, and defending multiple claims issued by various banks against a former director (as personal guarantor) of a company now in liquidation.



  • The Law Society of Hong Kong
  • International Women’s Insolvency & Restructuring Confederation (IWIRC)
  • Turnaround Management Association (TMA)