Assistant Legal Counsel / Legal Counsel - Financial Institution
Established legal team.
About Our Client
Our client is a stable financial institution with strong footwork in Hong Kong and China. The legal team is well established with little turnover, currently with 6 lawyers and eager to take on 1 new lawyer.
Reporting to the Head of Legal and providing support to two senior counsels, you will support on OTC derivatives and capital market products, as well as related regulatory matters. You will draft/review/negotiate agreements and may receive exposure to non-products related work such as securities, futures, taxation and general corporate.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will possess at least 1 year's PQE, with exposure in ISDA / derivatives / other structured products. Whilst financial institution experience is useful, it is not mandatory. Prior experience working in China is highly regarded, as is a legal qualification in the PRC. Strong English and Chinese language skills including spoken Mandarin is required.
What's on Offer
Stable work environment, good work life balance and excellent work exposure.