Meet the Team

Hugo Tang

Deacon Associates


Hugo graduated from Cardiff University with joint honours in LL.B Law and Politics, before gaining his LL.M degree in European Law from the University of Bristol.

In July 2010, Hugo made the transition into legal recruitment with an international recruitment firm in London, and played a pivotal role in establishing its Legal Private Practice team. He has successfully recruited lawyers for leading UK, US and boutique firms in London and Hong Kong.

Hugo joined Deacon Associates in November 2011 and focuses on both search and contingency recruitment for a wide range of law firms in the UK. 

Interests: supporting Ireland Rugby, Great British Bake Off, trying new recipes, Fantasy Premier League and spending quality time with his wife and baby daughter.

Surprising fact about Hugo: Hugo has a Northern Irish accent.