Marilyn Tryde is an associate in the Employment & Benefits practice in Mayer Brown's Hong Kong office. Marilyn advises on all aspects of employment law including recruitment, termination and entitlements, compliance with the Employment Ordinance, equal opportunities and data privacy legislation. Marilyn also handles a range of employment disputes including breach of employment contract, breach of restrictive covenants and discrimination complaints. She has experience in conducting legal proceedings in the Labour Tribunal, the District Court and the High Court.

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • Cantonese
  • Mandarin


  • Advised a number of major employers on termination of employees and other HR issues. 
  • Advised a major luxury good brand on restructuring of employment relationship.
  • Advised a global advertising agency on variation of terms and conditions of employment.


The University of Hong Kong, LLB
cum laude

The University of Hong Kong, PCLL
achieved certificate


  • Hong Kong