Legal Counsel - Sizable Hong Kong Listed Company

Hong Kong Permanent
  • Newly created position to support growth
  • Global market exposure

About Our Client

Our client is a true market leader and pioneer in their field for more than 50 years. Despite the challenging global economy, their business has remained stable and they are still looking to grow further in some of the markets.

Job Description

  • Provide full range of legal and compliance support for Hong Kong and overseas businesses and the company's subsidiaries
  • Provide legal advice to relevant stakeholders on the company's daily operations, corporate finance deals, new businesses & markets developments, new projects, etc.
  • Draft, negotiate and review various legal documents and work closely with the existing legal team to protect the company's interests both domestically and internationally
  • Collaborate with other departments to identify, assess and monitor all legal and compliance risks
  • Collect, interpret and summarise all company and industry-related legal updates and the relevant regulations
  • Handle any litigation cases where necessary
  • Responsible for the company's legal training
  • Liaise with and manage external counsels

The Successful Applicant

  • Common law qualified lawyer (those with Hong Kong qualification preferred)
  • 3-8 PQE from reputable law firms
  • Solid experience in drafting and reviewing business documents
  • Rich regional exposure and in-depth understanding of overseas markets
  • Proficient in both English and Chinese (Mandarin is a must). Prefer lawyers with drafting-level Chinese
  • Diligent and dedicated with strong teamwork
  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Great attention to details with strong sense of responsibility
  • Ability to excel with minimum supervision
  • More senior lawyers could be considered as senior legal counsel

What's on Offer

A highly competitive package with great benefits will be offered to the right candidate.

Contact
Sharon Li
Quote job ref
4200030
Phone number
+852 3412 4817

Job summary

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Consultant name
Sharon Li
Consultant phone
+852 3412 4817
Job Reference
4200030