Senior IT/ Commrcial Solicitor - Counsel
Hong Kong based
Open to oversea applicants
About Our Client
Our client is consistently recognised as one of the leading international law firms in Asia and globally. Providing dedicated legal services across the spectrum of intellectual property law, it has been operating in Hong Kong and China for 20 years. The team has deep local roots and integrated global reach to help domestic and multinational companies on both contentious and non-contentious matters.
Newly created Senior Associate / Counsel role in the IP/ Commercial practice group in Asia and advising clients on commercial and transnational projects, and contentious intellectual property matters. Your role will space from R&D collaborations, licensing and distribution/ supply arrangements to advising in the TMT space, including e-commerce, internet, media and e-health matters, and advice on data privacy and cyber security and consumer protection laws and regulations.
- IT procurement
- Market data and electronic exchanges
Experience in data protection advisory work would be required and experience in the other advisory work described above would be welcome as well.
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate is a 7+ PQE lawyer with experience dealing with TMT clients. This role is open to oversea candidates with relevant qualification. Mandarin language skills are a plus (not a must).
Key Expertise required
- Data protection/privacy
- Telecoms and broadcasting regulation
What's on Offer
We are looking for highly qualified and experienced lawyers with international interests who have diverse backgrounds and experience to take on a newly created challenging role.