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  • Firms eye return to Capital Markets boom times
    As the world awaits the roll-outs of the various vaccines at varying rates of distribution, variable according to region, optimism is returning to the Asian markets. In some minds cautious optimism is being favoured following the devastating consequences of the global pandemic and its ongoing fallout, others report a return to regular compensation distribution levels and bonus payouts thanks to belatedly strong deal activity as the world got to grips with the new reality. Talk of a “coiled spring” market reaction to the downturn may be overly optimistic but the skies are certainly bluer. Amid this recovery has been anContinue reading “Firms eye return to Capital Markets boom times”
  • Tips To Take You To The Top
    For many law students and attorneys, becoming a top law firm partner is the ultimate career milestone. What does it take to make partner? Certain things you can learn in law school, but the path to partnership is forged in the workplace. Nowadays, delivering very high-quality legal work and being a rainmaker may no longer be enough by themselves to get you promoted to partner. The partnership measure is a test of both business and personal acumen. Individuals looking to become a partner will need to be a real business asset to the firm as well as a mentor toContinue reading “Tips To Take You To The Top”
  • Protected: Leaders in Law: Interview with Sarah Wang
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  • Happy Chinese New Year from Hughes-Castell
    Kung Hei Fat Choy!  Hughes-Castell wishes you good fortune, health, and prosperity in the Year of the Ox!  May this Lunar New Year be filled with the warmth of loved ones near and far and bring you smiles and cheer.
  • Asia LegalTech Overview, Singapore
    Singapore has a thriving LegalTech industry more advanced than most of its Asian neighbors, as LegalTech startups and programs have received substantial government backing in the past few years. We believe nowhere else in Asia has the same level of sovereign investment in LegalTech and innovation as Singapore. LegalTech initiatives are supported as part of the Singapore government’s commitment to creating a first-class Smart Nation. In this article, we highlight the LegalTech development in Singapore and the associated challenges. Why Singapore? Singapore’s government has been open about its commitment to making the nation the regional hub for LegalTech in theContinue reading “Asia LegalTech Overview, Singapore”

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We were the first legal and compliance recruitment consultancy to target Asia, starting in 1985 in London. In 2016, we celebrated over 30 years in Asia Pacific. Hughes-Castell is a specialist recruitment agency that focuses solely on legal and compliance recruitment.


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Founded by Helen Castell, a pioneer in legal recruitment, Hughes-Castell takes great pride in her legacy of personal, ethical recruitment advice based on deep-rooted knowledge and understanding.

  • Focus: We carefully select and counsel candidates to ensure a truly perfect fit.
  • Longevity: We achieve long-lasting, strategic legal and compliance placements.
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