The Watson Farley & Williams Hong Kong lawyers are known for “in-depth experience and consistent high quality“.*

The firm’s dual qualified lawyers in Hong Kong and England provide exceptional corporate, and finance law and dispute resolution services to clients throughout Hong Kong, greater China and North Asia. Many of Watson Farley & Williams Hong Kong lawyers are multi-lingual and fluent in Cantonese, Mandarin and English.

The Watson Farley & Williams Hong Kong practice covers corporate and finance law and dispute resolution, including equity capital markets and IPOs, M&A and restructurings, takeovers and privatisations, private equity, venture capital, joint ventures, foreign direct investment, asset finance, structured finance, project finance, bank work-outs, financial restructurings and enforcement work and corporate, commercial and maritime litigation and arbitration.

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Graduate Recruitment

Applying directly for a training contract

We offer two year training contracts in the Hong Kong office. During the two years, there will be a four seat rotation programme in our Corporate, Energy and Projects, Finance and Litigation practices. Your training contract will be hands-on, with as much experience of clients and real work as possible. You’ll also benefit from plenty of exposure to partners and associates. You can apply either:

  • directly for a training contract; or
  • via a vacation scheme if you are a penultimate year student.

We are presently recruiting for 2021 trainees.

To apply please send in your CV (under a covering letter advising us also why you have chosen our firm) to wfwhkrecruitment@wfw.com by 30 June 2019.

Applying via a vacation scheme

Our vacation scheme is the best way to familiarise yourself with WFW. The two-week placements at our Hong Kong office take place in January and in the summer. During the placement, you will work in one of our practice groups. This will give us a chance to get to know you, and for you to get a taste of life as a trainee. You are eligible to apply for the vacation scheme if you are a penultimate law student at University. You will have the chance to be interviewed for a training contract at the end of the scheme.

The dates for our 2019 vacation scheme placements are:

  • 7 January 2019 – 18 January 2019
  • 3 June 2019 – 14 June 2019
  • 17 June 2019 – 28 June 2019
  • 2 July 2019 – 12 July 2019
  • 15 July 2019 – 26 July 2019

To apply please send in your CV (under a covering letter advising us also why you have chosen our firm) to wfwhkrecruitment@wfw.com by 31 January 2019.

香港华盛律师事务所的律师们以其“资深的经验和一贯的高品质”著称*

该所持有香港及英国双重执业资格的律师向香港、大中华地区及亚洲北部地区的客户就企业、金融和争议解决提供卓越的法律法务。香港华盛律师事务所的律师大多掌握多种语言,能流利运用广东话、 普通话和英语。

香港华盛律师事务所的实践涵盖了企业、金融法律和争议解决,其中包括股权资本市场,首次公开募股、并购与重组、 接管与私有化、 私募股权投资、 风险资本、合资企业,外国直接投资、 资产融资、 结构融资、 项目融资、 代表银行与借款方协商债务调整计划、 财务重组与执行及设计企业、 商业及海事的诉讼及仲裁。

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