Staff Attorney (NQ - 3 PQE HK Lawyer) - Top US Firm
Leading US Firm
Private Equity and M&A Focus
About Our Client
The US firm's Hong Kong office is seeking to take on a Hong Kong qualified lawyer as staff attorney in their private equity and M&A team. This is an exciting opportunity for lawyers seeking for exposure in private equity and M&A while enjoying work life balance and job stability at a reputable firm.
You will be assisting partners, counsels, and other associates on drafting, reviewing and revising transactional documents including but not limited to engagement letters & NDAs and conducting due diligence tasks for private equity and M&A trasnactions in Asia. You need to have strong legal research and drafting skills to identify and relay legal issues to senior members in the team. You will also communicate and interact with clients of the firms on a daily basis.
You will be Drafting, reviewing and revising various transactional documents (including NDAs) o Assisting on due diligence projects for M&A and private equity transactions o Identifying and relaying issues to senior attorneys for resolution Engaging in a collaborative and enthusiastic manner to: o Communicate and interact with clients, partners, counsel, associates and staff o Develop practice area expertise, assist with knowledge management and business development efforts and participate in training sessions
The Successful Applicant
The ideal candidate is a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with 1-3 years of solid corporate transactional experience in private equity investments and mergers & acquisitions. Strong command in both English and Chinese including Mandarin is a must. The key qualities of the person are collaborative, enthusiastic and detail-minded.
What's on Offer
This position is able to offer great work life balance and attractive salary / benefits.