Job title: Legal Counsel - Investments
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Hong Kong
Job published: 16-03-2020
Job ID: 34330
Contact name: Annie Tang
Phone number: +852 2810 9077
Contact email: annie.tang@staranise.com.hk

Job Description

This leading financial services company is looking for an additional lawyer for its small legal team to handle the following:

 

  • Review, draft and negotiate legal documents relating to the company’s businesses with a strong focus on investment matters, e.g. ISDA agreement, limited partnership agreement, private placement agreement etc.
  • Provide legal advice on the activities and issues of the company and its subsidiaries and in various areas of law
  • Manage external Counsel on litigation and other matters
  • Take the lead in major projects and assist with ad hoc projects

 

Qualifications

  • You must be Hong Kong qualified with at least 5+ years PQE and solid experience in handling investment related transactions (experience with reviewing ISDA agreement is a must)
  • Familiar with compliance works and relevant laws and regulations
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese (Mandarin would be an advantage)
  • Able to work under pressure and independently as well as be resilient with good interpersonal skills and a team player