Job title: Legal Counsel: 4+ PQE (Private Equity Funds)
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Hong Kong
Industry:
  • LEGAL: In-house (Commerce)
Expertise:
  • Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Salary type: Monthly
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 09-08-2019
Job ID: 34013
Contact name: David Ly
Phone number: +852 3703 9296
Contact email: david.ly@staranise.com.hk

Job Description

Our client is a leading funds management platform looking for a mid-level qualified lawyer to assist with their highly regarded funds team. This is a great opportunity for those common law or PRC qualified looking for high quality transaction experience and exposure on par with any of the current market players.

You will be working directly with the Head of Legal and in joining this team, you will gain international experience with a full range of funds-related service and business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Advise on structure and establishment of both onshore and offshore funds
  • Review and handle various legal documentation for their fund projects
  • Perform compliance rules and regulations review applicable to funds operation
  • Co-ordinate with external parties including regulators, external counsel, etc.
  • Manage M&A and JV transactions and maintain on-going asset management requirements

Requirements:

  • Common law (including Hong Kong) or PRC qualified with a minimum of 4+ years' PQE gained from leading international law firm(s) and/or in PE fund houses
  • Solid experience in Private Equity, M&A and regulatory-related matters
  • Excellent command in spoken and written English and Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Junior lawyers with private funds experience will also be considered