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We understand that our people are the key to our success. That is why Deacons provides a challenging and dynamic environment, fostering a culture in which people share knowledge and contribute to the firm’s continued growth. We are also committed to supporting our people, providing opportunities for ongoing learning and professional development.

We have the highest standards. Deacons delivers world-class legal solutions to our clients and operates at the forefront of significant developments in Hong Kong and China, as well as internationally. As a Deacons lawyer, you will be confident, intelligent and have an excellent academic and professional record. An awareness of current affairs and the global market is also something that we look for, as well as enthusiasm and the ability to work as part of a team. You will have excellent legal, analytical and communication skills, and combine these with a determination to succeed and a practical approach to problem solving.

So if you want an exciting and dynamic career at Hong Kong’s leading independent law firm, and believe you have what it takes to be a successful member of our team, then we would be delighted to hear from you. Please contact hresources@deacons.com  for more information about career opportunities at Deacons or click on the link below for details of our current vacancies.

How to apply

Please send your full CV either by post to

The Head of Human Resources Department 

Deacons
5th Floor, Alexandra House
18 Chater Road
Central
Hong Kong 

or by email to "hresources@deacons.com"
or to private fax: +852 2810 9126. 

We will only consider applicants who apply directly to our firm and not through recruitment agencies. All applications will be treated in strict confidence. Personal data collected will be used for recruitment purposes only. Applicants who do not hear from us within 4 weeks may consider their applications unsuccessful and the applications will be destroyed within 6 months.

CURRENT POSITIONS AVAILABLE

Our dynamic Corporate Commercial Group has opening for lawyers at senior level with at least 5 years of post-qualification experiences.

We invite applications from high calibre lawyers to join and handle all aspects of client’s commercial operations in Hong Kong. We provide our clients with timely and high quality work and applicants must have a strong academic record and should possess a background encompassing private M&A and transactional work, as well as drafting, reviewing and advising on a wide range of commercial agreements. This is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to join an established law firm to gain exposure to top quality work. 

Applicants should ideally be admitted in Hong Kong; however we also welcome applicants with requisite legal skills who have been admitted in other jurisdictions. Applicants must possess excellent English and Chinese language skills. Proficiency in Putonghua is an advantage but not essential. A team player with good interpersonal skill.

Deacons has a well-established and substantial litigation and arbitration practice in Hong Kong.   

We are seeking a high calibre  lawyer with 3-5 years of post-qualification experience, to join our Construction and Arbitration Practice Group. The workload will consist of both construction-related disputes, as well as general commercial disputes.  

Applicants must be Hong Kong admitted  solicitors, possess solid technical legal skills and have had exposure to a variety of commercial disputes. Experience in the construction field would be an advantage. The successful candidate will work closely with a team of experienced lawyers and will have the opportunity to get involved in challenging and high quality work. Applicants must have excellent English and Chinese language skills.  Proficiency in Putonghua is definitely an advantage but not essential.

 

Construction and Commercial Litigator