Careers

We aim to build an inclusive, respectful environment to foster your uniqueness and talent

If you are a skilled legal professional with a passion for problem-solving, or an administrative go-getter, get in touch! We believe that your expertise will shine best in a conversation rather than a test.

CURRENT OPENINGS

We are currently looking for a Paralegal / Legal Executive to bring his / her knowledge and expertise to the Private Client, Probate & Trust practice area.

Job Description:

  • Preparing drafts of Wills, Trusts or other related documents
  • Examining financial situations
  • Preparing probate forms
  • Dealing with clients, drafting correspondence and general file organization
  • Performing translation work when required

The Successful Applicant will be:

  • Holder of Diploma in Legal Studies and at least 2 years’ experience in Private Client for the Legal Executive position
  • At least 1 year in Probate & Trust experience for the Paralegal position
  • Familiar with Probate Registry procedures
  • Good command of English and Cantonese
  • Good computer skills
  • Well organized, mature, self-motivated and able to work independently

We are currently looking for a Legal Executive / Litigation Paralegal to bring his / her knowledge and expertise to the Dispute Resolution practice area.

Job Description:

  • Providing support to Dispute Resolution fee-earners
  • Undertaking litigation/ civil procedure research
  • Reviewing and drafting court documents and correspondence
  • Preparing bundles and attending court hearings
  • Organise filing of litigation documents

The Successful Applicant will be:

  • Holder of Diploma in Legal (Executive) Studies for the Legal Executive position
  • At least 3 years’ experience in litigation work
  • Familiar with Court procedures
  • Strong language skills – English and Cantonese
  • Detail-minded and able to work in fast paced environment

Legal

If you are a solicitor, or soon to be qualified, and have experience in our practice areas, we can offer challenging work, a friendly, supportive and modern environment, with excellent work-life balance.

We want our solicitors to develop their careers and expertise with us, so we offer a variety of training to expand your technical knowledge and skills to achieve your goals as a solicitor.

Traineeships

Trainee recruitment is hugely important. We will invest time and energy in the process as it gives us the opportunity to recruit individuals who we hope will grow with our firm.

Applying for a training contract is a two-way process. You need to find a firm that is going to offer you the style of training contract you want in the areas of law that interest you. From our perspective, we need to recruit dedicated and committed individuals who want to contribute to our continuing success.

Note: all Trainee Contracts have been filled until 2022. We encourage interested candidates to apply for Internship seats as a fast-track selection for future Traineeships.

Non-Legal

Our legal teams are supported by paralegals, administrators and secretaries who are very much part of the team. We welcome applications from people who have the experience and enthusiasm and who want to support and drive forward the success of the firm.

Internships

Our internship programme is an opportunity for students to gain valuable insight into working in a busy legal environment.

We look for well-rounded individuals with excellent academic results, language and research skills. We offer the program on an ongoing basis for periods ranging from two weeks to one month, or even longer.

To enable you to get the most from the experience, you will work closely with lawyers, trainees and paralegals who will offer you guidance and supervision in order for interns to gain hands-on experience and widen your horizons.

Note: From today until 11 February 2022 we accept applications for a 4-weeks internship taking place in June 2022. Applicants will need to show their keen interest in Family and non-contentious Private Client practice areas.
Kindly submit your interest to marco.raccuia@hugillandip.com including your CV and cover letter.

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