Job title: Legal Counsel - PRC
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: LEGAL: In-house (Commerce)
Expertise: Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 25-10-2019
Job ID: 34164
Contact name: David Ly
Phone number: +852 3703 9296
Contact email: david.ly@staranise.com.hk

Job Description

This leading Hong Kong conglomerate is seeking a Legal Counsel to join their team in Hong Kong.  Reporting to Senior Legal Counsel, this individual will work closely with Mainland business units and counterparts to:

  • Draft, negotiate and review wide range of commercial and corporate legal documents, including but not limited to, M&A business, consulting agreements and office leases
  • Ensure best practices are in compliance with applicable rules and regulatory requirements in the PRC region
  • Provide timely strategic inputs and technical legal advice to stakeholders
  • Manage advice sought from external counsels on relevant legal issues when required

To qualify, you should be Hong Kong qualified with:

  • At least 7+ years PQE gained working in major commercial law firms and/or with in-house multinational corporations
  • Substantial PRC-related dealings in corporate transaction matters or with real estate development projects
  • Commercially astute carrying a strong interpersonal skills to work in a dynamic environment
  • Fluency in both English and Mandarin (written and spoken)