Welcome to Hughes-Castell

HUGHES-CASTELL

Recruiters of the best legal and compliance talent in Asia-Pacific since 1986. Founded by Helen Castell, a pioneer in legal recruitment, Hughes-Castell was the first legal recruitment consultancy to target Asia and began recruiting lawyers from London to Hong Kong.

Jobs

Compliance Investigations Counsel (5-7 yrs PQE) Hong Kong

Sector: In-house Legal

Industry: Hospitality

Specialism: Compliance Investigations

Consultant: Nick Marett

A Fortune 500 company is seeking an experienced investigations counsel in their Hong Kong office.

Associate, Project Development & Finance (4-8 yrs PQE) Singapore

Sector: Private Practice

Industry: Law Practice

Specialism: Project Development and Finance

Consultant: Sam Kenworthy

We are working with a top-tier US law firm to assist in their search for a seasoned project development and finance lawyer to join their market-leading team in Singapore.

Senior Legal Counsel (10-15 yrs PQE) Singapore

Sector: In-house Legal

Industry: Energy

Specialism: Commercial, Corporate

Consultant: Benjamin Wang

We have an excellent and challenging opportunity for a US or UK-qualified lawyer to join our client, a global unicorn in Singapore, UK, or Shanghai.

Lawyer, Risk Management (7+ yrs PQE) Hong Kong

Sector: Private Practice

Industry: Law Practice

Specialism: Risk Management

Consultant: Vicky Liu

This is an opportunity for a senior risk management lawyer or compliance professional to join the global department of a leading international law firm in Hong Kong.

Latest Jobs

Assistant Manager, Regulatory Compliance (3+ yrs EXP) Hong Kong

Sector:Compliance

Specialism:Complianced

Consultant: Doreen Jaeger-Soong

Manager, Regulatory Compliance (5+ yrs EXP) Hong Kong

Sector:Compliance

Specialism:Regulatory

Consultant: Doreen Jaeger-Soong

Compliance Officer (1+ yrs EXP) Hong Kong

Sector:Compliance

Specialism:Compliance

Consultant: Vicky Liu

Paralegal, Compliance (3+ yrs EXP) Hanoi

Sector:In-house Legal

Specialism:Compliance

Consultant: Doreen Jaeger-Soong

Latest Insights

Asia Legal Market Looks To 2023 For Stability

20 December 2022

Tips on how to finish 2022 strongly

20 December 2022

Preparing for your lateral move

03 October 2022

The Lion City awakens

31 October 2022

Omicron-related social restrictions impair Asia Pacific Legal Recruitment Growth

01 August 2022

Legal issues and opportunities in Web3

29 June 2022

Time to look at going in-house?

31 May 2022

Tips to prepare for a legal internship

31 March 2022

Celebrating IWD 2022 with the first Chairwoman in Vietnam of an international law firm

08 March 2022

Slow recovery is real, but optimism is ahead

31 January 2022

Career Paths for China-based Lawyers with Doreen Jaeger-Soong

07 December 2021

Despite ongoing Covid-19 issues, legal markets are picking up across Asia Pacific

31 October 2021

Track Record

Nov 01, 2022

Representative In-house Legal Placement: Shanghai

Hughes-Castell recruited a Chief Legal Officer for a multinational conglomerate corporation in Shanghai, China.

by Benjamin Wang

Sep 01, 2022

Representative In-house Legal Placement: Shanghai

Hughes-Castell placed a Head of Legal, APAC for a global industrial machinery manufacturer in Shanghai, China

by Benjamin Wang

Jul 01, 2022

Representative In-house Compliance Placement: Hong Kong

Hughes-Castell recruited a Regional Head of Ethics & Compliance APAC for a global biotherapeutics company in Hong Kong, China.

by Doreen Jaeger-Soong

Feb 07, 2022

Representative In-house Legal Placement: Hong Kong

Hughes-Castell recruited a Senior Regional Legal Manager for a global apparel retail group in Hong Kong, China

by Sherry Xu

Accolades & Awards

Doreen Jaeger-Soong: Asia Law Portal's 30 People to Watch in the Business of Law in Asia in 2022
Hughes-Castell: ARA 2020 Hong Kong for Best International Recruitment Agency
My hiring was only possible because of Doreen's great timing and understanding of both parts situation.
Head of Compliance - Mobile Payment Giant
My hiring was only possible because of Doreen's great timing and understanding of both parts situation.
Head of Compliance and AML - Fintech
"Hughes-Castell has helped us to fill a managing director role and other qualified lawyer positions for our Legal in Vietnam, and I have always found them very professional and efficient"
Managing Partner(Vietnam & Cambodia) - MNC
Hughes-Castell has a deep understanding of the legal industry, its evolution in the different jurisdictions, as well as specific industry needs of the employer.
General Counsel - Luxury Fashion House