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Legal Counsel | Financial Institution
- Competitive Salary.
- Attractive bonuses.
About Our Client
Our client is a well established financial institution with a good reputation within the market, and with strong businesss across primary markets including asset management, and secondary markets.
Reporting to the Head of Legal, you will take on a legal counsel role with a sizable legal team of 8 lawyers. Focusing on a range of private equity and mergers & acquisitions transactions, you will work closely with your team supporting the IBD business. You will advise on the deals and see them from start to finish, ensuring compliance along the way. You will have the opportunity to work closely with the business and to gain commercial exposure whilst advising on transactions.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will be a corporate lawyer with at least 5 years' post-qualification experience under your belt, being well versed in the area of corporate including exposure to M&A, private equity and IPO matters. You will be familiar with local regulatory guidelines and with familiarity in running transactions independently. Those with international law firm experience are preferred and prior in house experience is useful, though not mandatory. Strong English and Chinese language skills are required, including conversational Mandarin.
What's on Offer
Competitive salary and bonus entitlements on offer. Good work life balance and a collegiate environment internally.