Our ability to provide exceptional client service relies on effective teamwork between our lawyers and our legal support teams, who play a critical role in our continuing success. Deacons offers exciting career prospects for legal support specialists in a wide range of fields including:
Each legal department has its own valued secretarial team, which provides wide-ranging support to our fee earners, including liaising with clients, diary and document management and billing support. Our secretarial team is vital to our ability to deliver a first class service and often plays an important role as one of the first points of contact for our clients.
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 click on the link below for details of our current vacancies.
Please send your full CV either by post to
The Head of Human Resources Department
5th Floor, Alexandra House
18 Chater Road
or by email to "firstname.lastname@example.org"
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.
The role will be focusing on corporate finance projects and will include but not be limited to the following duties:
Deacons has one of Hong Kong's leading Intellectual Property practices. Our Trade Marks Group seeks a highly motivated, bright and dynamic paralegal with trade mark experience preferably gained from an international law firm or an IP law firm.
• Handle a wide range of trade mark matters including trade mark searches, prosecution work, oppositions and portfolio management
• Will work directly with partners and senior lawyers
• Preferably have completed legal studies
• Experience: At least 1 to 2 years of IP / trade mark experience
• Languages: Fluency in Chinese (Cantonese or Mandarin) and English (both written and spoken)
• Traits: Team player, proactive, diligent, multi-tasking, time sensitive, attention to details, and organized
We are seeking a high calibre and experienced paralegal to join our Commercial Litigation Practice Group. The role is to provide legal support to lawyers within the practice group, including document review and indexing, research, preparation of court documents and bundles, drafting simple correspondence, liaising with clients and third parties, and translation work.
We are looking for high calibre university graduates from Hong Kong/ Mainland China to join our Funds team, which services the fastest growing asset management industry in HK. This is a good opportunity for bright and enthusiastic candidates to gain legal work experience and to further develop their legal career. The role includes: