Hughes-Castell (Hong Kong)

About us

Established in 1986, Hughes-Castell (Hong Kong) Limited was the first legal recruitment consultancy in Asia, providing in-depth coverage of the Asia-Pacific region. Currently with 3 offices in Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai, and our network of associated consultancies around the world, we offer our clients unrivalled in-depth knowledge and advice on individual markets. Hughes Castell Limited has pioneered legal and compliance recruitment not only in Greater China and ASEAN, but also developing markets and was the first specialist firm to recruit lawyers in places such as Vietnam, India, Korea and Thailand.

Our strong reputation and our trusted brand name gives us unparalleled ability to engage top-level legal talent in a broad spectrum of industries and commerce, including top Fortune 500 corporations, banks and international law firms.

Our philosophy is to build long-term relationships and to add value beyond pure recruitment. At Hughes- Castell, we define success by the quality and tenure of our placements. We understand the importance and value of continuity to a company and our track record in placements exceeding 10 years tenure is unrivalled by any other legal recruitment firm in Asia.

- Best Legal Recruitment Consultancy, Asia, 2013
- Best in Sector: Legal Recruitment, the 2015 Sector Performance AI Awards
- Best Legal and Compliance Recruitment Consultancy, the CV Recruitment Awards 2016
- Recruitment Consultancy of the Year, Hong Kong, the AI 2019 Leading Adviser Awards.
- Best International Recruitment Agency; Silver award for Best Professional Services Recruitment Agency, Best Client Service, Best Candidate Experience-Agencies; Bronze award for Best Executive Search Agency, in the Human Resources Asia Recruitment Awards 2020.

Founded in Jan. 1, 1986

Company size: 50

Address: Room 2101, 21/F, Singga Commercial Centre 144-151 Connaught Road West Hong Kong


Location: Hong Kong

Address: Room 2101, 21/F, Singga Commercial Centre 144-151 Connaught Road West Hong Kong


Phone number: +85225201168

Contact Information


phone number: +85225201168


Social Media: LinkedIn Page


  • Executive Search & Headhunting
  • Legal Services
  • Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO)
  • Specialities

  • Human Resources
  • Legal & Compliance