Michael Page Legal services major corporates, international and leading local law firms, as well as financial services institutions on a global scale. Our consultants specialising in recruitment of lawyers have successfully placed candidates across all levels including Associates and Junior Legal Counsels, to Partners and Head of Legal in areas such as corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, banking & finance, real estate, intellectual property, dispute resolution, corporate governance, compliance, e-Commerce, general commercial law and other areas.
Olga Yung - Regional Director, Financial Services
Olga has been specialising in legal recruitment for over nine years, with a focus on financial services clients. She has an outstanding proven track record in placing all levels of legal professionals, with a stronger focus on mid to senior level hires. Graduating with a Bachelor and Master degree in Law, Olga possesses experience gained from international law firms prior to joining Michael Page. Olga has extensive networks across the in house sector and with in-depth knowledge of legal talent available within the region. She has also successfully recruited within the private practice and in house legal space.
James Choi - Senior Consultant, In-House Corporate
James is admitted as a Solicitor in Hong Kong, having practiced with a reputable international law firm prior to joining Michael Page and obtained his LLB degree with King’s College, London. With his legal background and extensive network within the industry, James has quickly established himself within the legal market, with repeat success in recruiting junior to senior lawyers across major in-house commercial and regulatory clients. His background has allowed him to truly understand the legal recruitment market and uniquely positions him to offer commercial, consultative advice to both clients and candidates alike.
Jimmy Heng - Managing Consultant, In-House Corporate
Jimmy has over 4 years’ legal and finance recruitment experience, with a primary focus on in house commercial clients within Asia. Within the team, Jimmy’s remit extends across junior to mid level lawyers, and he has long standing work relationships with Head of Legal and Human Resources Professionals across a variety of industries with multinationals, state-owned enterprises, as well as domestic private and listed companies in Hong Kong. Jimmy’s in-depth market knowledge and extensive networks in the region allows him access to high-calibre candidates and clients.
Kristel Wong - Consultant, Private Practice
Kristel specialises in recruiting lawyers across the private practice market. Kristel graduated with an LLB from the London School of Economics and Political Science and completed her LLM at Peking University prior to joining Michael Page. She has experience working with key decision makers across leading law firms in Hong Kong, including Partners and Human Resources professionals. In particular, her knowledge of the Greater China market has given her a great deal of success working with leading local and international firms. She is extremely well-informed about the legal market and is excellent in providing career advice to lawyers.
LEGAL SUPPORT RECRUITMENT
As part of Michael Page Legal, we have a dedicated team of consultants specialising in the recruitment of legal support positions, adding depth to our coverage. Our consultants specialising in recruitment of legal support professionals have successfully placed a wide range of positions including Paralegals, Trust Administrators, Librarians and Translators, to senior Legal & Compliance Officers, Legal Managers and Associate Directors. We also have consultants who specialise in recruitment of Company Secretaries from Assistant Company Secretaries to Named Company Secretaries for Hong Kong listed companies, private companies and professional firms.
Marta Verderosa - Manager, Private Practice
Marta has over three years of legal recruitment experience, she covers all areas of practices for lawyers and legal support staff at entry to senior level for leading law firms in Hong Kong. She also oversees legal support hires for financial institution clients, and has recruited within the in house legal space. Marta is a LLB graduate and worked as a Paralegal in one of the top firms and a global insurance company before joining Michael Page.
Dionne Lee - Consultant, In-House Corporate
Dionne joined Michael Page in 2013, where she started off with our Page Personnel Secretarial & Business Support team, before transferring to the Legal team in 2015. Dionne currently focuses on recruiting Paralegals within the in-house corporate sector, working with reputable organisations from luxury brands to property developers, as well as listed firms across Hong Kong and Southern China. Dionne graduated from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, double majoring in Accounting and Human Resource Management.
Kamil Butt - Consultant, In-House Financial Services
Kamil specialises in the recruitment of legal support professionals in the financial services sector in Hong Kong. Kamil graduated from the UK with a Bachelor of Laws degree and has legal experience in supporting an international law firm prior to joining Michael Page. He has successfully placed candidates in various financial institutions across different levels of legal support roles, from Legal and Compliance Officers, Company Secretaries to Legal Managers in asset management groups, investment banks as well as securities houses.