Job title: Junior Partner (Corporate M&A / Private Equity)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Hong Kong*
Industry:
  • LEGAL: Law Firm
Expertise:
  • Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Skills:
  • M&A
  • joint venture
  • private equity
  • mergers
  • acquisition
  • corporate
Salary type: Annual
Salary from: HKD $3,000,000.00
Salary to: HKD $4,200,000.00
Job published: 25-07-2017
Job ID: 32955
Contact name: Chris Tang
Phone number: +852 2810 9078
Contact email: chris.tang@staranise.com.hk

Job Description

Our client is a global full service corporate law firm experiencing an exceptional year for across their regional offices. As a result, a unique and exclusive opportunity has arisen for a junior partner to join their corporate team to focus on cross border, regional M&A and Private Equity deals. On offer is the opportunity to join a genuine, collegiate team where partners across the firm work together in building the combined business.  

Candidates should be qualified in Hong Kong and currently serving as a Junior Partner, Of Counsel or Consultant in the Corporate M&A/PE team of some leading international law firm in Hong Kong.  You should have excellent academics with a strong track record, and technical ability to working, on large complex corporate M&A/private equity transactions, and a passion for training and supervising junior associates. Chinese language skills are not essential for this role, but would be an added bonus. Candidates should also be adept at client management and have a healthy interest in business development. 

Applicants who have trained and/or subsequently worked in Magic Circle or major US law firms working on Big-Ticket cross-border M&A and PE deals would have a distinct advantage.

Note: this is a strictly M&A/PE role, capital markets lawyers will not be considered for this role.