Tanner De Witt selected as Asia Pacific’s only Leading Firm in Who’s Who Legal: Asset Recovery 2019 – Jeff Lane highlighted as a Global Elite Thought Leader


It is with great pleasure that Tanner De Witt announces Partners Ian De Witt, Robin Darton, and Jeff Lane are Thought Leaders in Who’s Who Legal Global Investigations Review & Asset Recovery 2019.  Consultant Anthony Hill is also listed as a leading lawyer while Jeff Lane is specifically highlighted as a Global Elite Thought Leader, WWL’s highest ranking.

From Left to Right: Ian De Witt, Anthony Hill, and Robin Darton
From Left to Right: Ian De Witt, Anthony Hill, and Robin Darton

Who’s Who Legal Review

Tanner De Witt Solicitors – This distinguished Hong Kong law firm performs impressively, with four listings in total in the asset recovery space.

Jeff Lane garners extensive praise as “an outstanding lawyer” from peers around the globe. He focuses on domestic and international financial fraud matters and asset tracing cases, with a particular niche in cyberfraud.

Jeff Lane and colleague
Jeff Lane and colleague

Robin Darton is one of Hong Kong’s premier asset recovery specialists. He has over 20 years of experience in fraud and asset tracing matters with a focus on contentious insolvency and restructuring proceedings.

“Specialist litigator” Ian De Witt is a respected asset recovery practitioner in the Hong Kong market who is endorsed by respondents globally for his strength in the area. He has over 30 years of experience in commercial litigation, debt recovery, asset tracing and insolvency matters.

Anthony Hill is a well-regarded name in the Asian market with over 20 years of experience as a contentious insolvency expert in Hong Kong.

About Who’s Who Legal

Since 1996, Who’s Who Legal has identified the foremost legal practitioners in multiple areas of business law. In total, this site features over 24,000 of the world’s leading private practice lawyers and 2,500 consulting experts from over 150 national jurisdictions. The publication prides themselves on the integrity and authority of their findings. It is impossible to buy entry into this publication.

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. In this specific recognition from Who’s Who Legal, Tanner De Witt is the only law firm from the Asia Pacific region selected as a leading firm in 2019.

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.

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