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  • Happy Chinese New Year from Hughes-Castell
    衡纪氏祝大家在虎年身体健康、兴旺发达、万事如意! We wish you health, prosperity, and good fortune in the Year of the Tiger!
  • Legal Move Updates (Jan – Mar 2022)
    Editor’s note: This is an ongoing list. January 2021 20 January – Corrs Chambers Westgarth (Melbourne & Perth, Australia) Australia’s leading independent law firm, Corrs Chambers Westgarth, has today announced that it has appointed two new partners to its Energy & Natural Resources practice, with Tracey Greenaway joining the firm in Perth and Anthony Lepere joining in Melbourne. Tracey is a specialist in the energy sector with extensive experience advising on a wide range of project developments, joint ventures and M&A transactions. She has more than 20 years’ international experience with a particular focus on oil and gas and LNG.Continue reading “Legal Move Updates (Jan – Mar 2022)”
  • Private Practice Round-up 2021
    Welcome to the new year; same as the old year? The news in 2021 was dominated by something that was emerging as a mere curiosity this time two years ago. Those who had lived through the original SARS outbreak were confident (or at least hopeful) that the then-named Coronavirus would be eradicated in the warmer summer months and any inconveniences and concerns would be sharp but short-lived. Two years on the world braces itself for a new and highly transmissible variant, and the variable responses of different governments in curtailing the spread. The universal mood among individuals remains one ofContinue reading “Private Practice Round-up 2021”
  • Asia In-house Legal Market Outlook 2022
    2021 is generally touted as a year of recovery. Although the economic growth for Asia-Pacific remains the fastest moving region in the world[1], there were twists and turns along the way. As the highly transmissible Omicron variant lingers, we expect the Covid-19 crisis to continue to present challenges that shape the business outlook for the world. To remain competitive amid these challenges, it is critical for companies to understand how to invest in and upgrade their legal departments to counter the predictable and unforeseeable trials over the next few years. According to the 2021 HBR Consulting Law Department Survey[2], corporateContinue reading “Asia In-house Legal Market Outlook 2022”
  • Hughes-Castell wishes you Happy Holidays
    Hughes-Castell wishes you Happy Holidays and a joyful festive season! All of us wish you and your family peace, health and happiness for the festive season, and prosperity for the New Year ahead. Happy Holidays and here’s looking forward to a brighter 2022! 

Who We Are

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.
  • Integrity: Expert and ethical recruitment advice to proactively help candidates to achieve a fulfilling, long-term career.
  • Commitment: We deliver a timely, highly selective and professional service to exceed expectations.

For more information on in-house/private practice recruitment or opportunities, please give us a call or reach out using the contact form below — let’s start the conversation.


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Hughes-Castell (www.hughes-castell.com)
Asia Headquarters: (852) 2520-1168 / hughes@hughes-castell.com.hk

China Headquarters: Shanghai (86) 21 2206-1200 / shanghai@hughes-castell.com.hk


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