Legal Counsel

  • Location:

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Job ref:

    SK202101_1616657856

  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-24

Your New Company

Our client is a very reputable business. They have a well established presence in Asia and Australia, and is growing rapidly in South East Asia. Due to business needs, the client is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to be part of their APAC regional legal team here in Hong Kong.

Your New Role

Reporting to the General Counsel, you would play an integral role in supporting the business' legal operations in Asia. You would be responsible for reviewing commercial contracts and legal documents in relation to the daily business, advising the business on legal risks, advising and assisting with the implementation of new regulatory changes, as well as acting as a trusted advisor for legal, risk, compliance and corporate governance.

What You Need To Succeed

The ideal candidate is a Hong Kong qualified lawyer with 8+ years' PQE with solid training from a leading law firm/in-house. In-house regional experience is highly preferred and the candidate must be a truly commercial lawyer with experience dealing with a wide range of legal matters.

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