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    Specialist Legal Search & Insight

About Us

Abeo Consulting is a specialist legal search firm headquartered in Singapore. As former lawyers, our team understands the discreet nature of the hiring process and our work is backed by first-hand knowledge of the legal industry and the markets we operate in.

We place a high value on our relationships and work with a comprehensive list of clients which include international law firms and multinationals operating in Singapore across Asia. We have extensive experience in helping international law firms grow their practices in Asia from junior professionals through to partners and heads of practices. At the same time, we work with global MNCs to build out their in-house capabilities. We have a long working history with both clients and candidates alike and we understand that every career, experience and circumstances differ. We give an objective, impartial and honest advice on your career and we pride ourselves on the tailored recruitment solutions we offer.

Our Team

Amith Narayan

Managing Director

Amith brings an extensive knowledge and understanding of the legal market and has strong relationships with international law firms in Singapore and around the region. He helps identify the right talent at all levels for his clients who are both international law firms and multinational corporations. Amith also has experience running retained global searches for some of the largest law firms in the world for senior level positions.

Based in Singapore since 2003, Amith has been a crucial partner for clients in building great legal teams and most recently even helped a Singapore-based startup with their first legal hire.

Outside of work, Amith spends his time writing songs and performing at the closest blues bar with his band.

amith@abeo.sg
✆ +65 6100 1900
M : +65 9171 5024
Reg No. R1107580


Edward Philip
Edward Philip

Head of In-House

Edward has well over a decade of experience within the legal industry, initially as a lawyer in the UK and Paris and subsequently kickstarted his legal recruitment career in Singapore in 2013.

Edward’s clients are a diverse mix of multi-national companies in a plethora of industries, start-ups and high growth companies and some of the most prestigious global financial institutions. He is well adept at running both contingent and retained searches for these clients across various markets in Asia:- China, Hong Kong, Australia and South East Asia. His knowledge and experience helps him to go well beyond just identifying the right lawyers at the General Counsel, Senior and Junior levels to also finding talent that is the right cultural fit. He is always interested in bouncing off ideas with candidates and clients regarding career and hiring strategy.

Edward is always eager to discover and explore new places to ski and surf during his down time.

edward@abeo.sg
✆ +65 6100 1900
M +65 9012 6951
Reg No. R1329057


Antonia Fattorini
Antonia Fattorini

Consultant

Antonia moved to Singapore from London in 2013 and is committed to ensuring the highest quality of service for both candidates and clients alike.

She previously worked as a lawyer in a highly regarded London-based law firm for over 5 years and then spent 4 years at a leading legal recruitment company where she managed a team before moving to the sunny shores of Singapore along with her family. She has good experience and understanding of working both as a lawyer and in the placement of lawyers. She thrives on understanding the needs of clients and candidates alike and developing long term and rewarding relationships with both.

Outside of work, Antonia loves to travel, check out new restaurants and is forever in search of good coffee! (which she has plenty of opportunity for at her current role!)

antonia@abeo.sg
✆ +65 61001900
M : +65 9187 5084
Reg No. R1989261



Calton Walker
Calton Walker

Senior Consultant

Carlton has over 20 years of experience working in the legal industry with top tier US, magic circle and multi-national law firms primarily in their Hong Kong and Singapore offices, but also in New Zealand and the United Kingdom. His excellent understanding of the culture within law firms, cross cultural sensibilities and his prior involvement in their recruitment processes (as a client) forms the basis of his ability to help find the candidates and opportunities that match each other perfectly.

Carlton specialises in the placement of lawyers and business development professionals in Asia and London at many of the world's leading law firms.

When not at work, he enjoys keeping fit, a wide range of music and family time.

carlton@abeo.sg
✆ +65 61001900
M : +44 7711 192140



Our Approach

At Abeo Consulting, no search is too big or too small for us. We work with leading law firms and large multinational companies in recruiting their best associates and in building their entire legal team, to startups and SMEs with their first in-house lawyer.

We value honesty and take pride in the quality of our work. When you work with us, you receive sensible, strategic advice and accurate market information. We make sure you have all that you need to hire the right candidate, in the right role that is right for your business.

 

Our Belief

Nothing but the best

Essential to our business relationships, we value trust and honesty at the core of our dealings. We understand that you need clear, concise, and impartial advice from us. We want you to be able to make a decision in years of experience and understanding of the industry, but also data to support that decision. There is nothing more we want than what’s best for you.

Partners in everything

We value the role we have in your career and business. We see ourselves as a partner, to offer high-level and bespoke service to all our clients and candidates. We place your satisfaction and quality above all else and believe in cultivating long-term relationships with you.