Counsel | Fast Growing Financial Institution
About Our Client
Our client is a fast growing financial institution with strong establishment in Asia, being listed on the HK Stock Exchange. The legal team is a sizable one with 6 lawyers currently, and with a new headcount to take on a mid to senior lawyer to join.
Reporting to the Deputy Head of Legal, you will look after a variety of transactions across the areas of corporate / banking / funds, with a specialization in one of the areas depending on your background. You will advise on related transactions, deal structure, legal issues arising from deal execution and will look after relevant documents. In this role, you will have the opportunity to receive exposure from a range of transactions including but not limited to M&A and Private Equity deals, bilateral and syndicated loans, unsecured and secured financing including structured financing and acquisition financing, as well as private funds formation and management. Working closely with senior management, you will liaise with internal and external stakeholders at all levels.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate will be a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with at least 6 years' post-qualification experience, obtained in either one of the areas including corporate, banking or funds. You will received significant work experience with sizable law firms or other financial institutions, with an eagerness to build on an in house career. Strong communication skills required as is the ability to work with stakeholders at all levels. Strong English, Cantonese and Mandarin language skills are mandatory.
What's on Offer
Excellent diversity of work with rewarding exposure. Good team and environment, with attractive bonus remuneration.