Legal Counsel (5 PQE)

  • Location:

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Athena Chan

  • Job ref:

    PR/211030_1655176094

  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-07-14

We have a current opportunity for a Legal Counsel (5 PQE) on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Hong Kong. For further information about this position please apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Review and comment on services contracts and legal documents from clients and external parties;
  • Draft and prepare templates for client service matters, such as engagements and service agreements with various parties
  • Advise on contracts issues with internal functions and communicate with external law firms for contracting issues based on the firm's policy
  • Ensure the protection of legal rights within the organisation and assist internal investigations when necessary
  • Support corporate units on non-client-related issues such as procurement, marketing, infrastructure
  • Assist on regulatory investigations and compliance matters including but not limited to claims, liaison with regulatory authorities, professional firms and statutory compliance functions

Requirements:

  • At least 5 years of experiences from international law firms, MNCs, or professional service industry
  • Candidates from private practice is also welcome
  • Qualified from Hong Kong, Common Law or Commonwealth Jurisdiction
  • Strong leadership and teamwork mindset to work with different functions and unit
  • Open mind for negotiation and to solve problems
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese (Mandarin)

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