Tanner De Witt seeks a Family Associate (2-4 PQE)



Tanner De Witt’s Family Practice is seeking an enthusiastic solicitor to join their team.  This role is an opportunity for a junior lawyer to grow his or her practice within an established firm and with the support of experienced and award-winning practitioners.  

Tanner De Witt offers quality work and a competitive remuneration package within a professional and friendly working environment. The long-term career prospects of this role will be attractive to a dedicated and hard-working candidate who wishes to develop a specialty early on.

 Duties and Responsibilities

 This role will involve advising on:

  • Pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements
  • Financial remedies on divorce, including dealing with family businesses, complex trust structures and cross-border / international issues (HK, PRC, etc.)
  • Disputes concerning children arrangements, including applications for leave to relocate
  • Relationship breakdown of unmarried couples (with / without children)
  • Domestic abuse and international child abduction
  • Surrogacy and assisted reproduction

 Skills / Experience

 The ideal candidate will be working in a specialist family law firm with 2-4 PQE

  • Strong case management experience and first hand exposure to high net-worth private clients (both expats and PRC)
  • Strong technical knowledge and analytical skills
  • An ability to interact with clients in a sensitive and professional manner and provide pragmatic solutions
  • Be a team member and be ready to openly discuss any experience and challenges.
  • Excellent spoken and written English and Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)

We ask interested candidates to send their C.V. and covering letter to [email protected]. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only.