Job title: PRC Legal Counsel - 8+ PQE
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: LEGAL: In-house (Commerce)
Expertise: Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Hong Kong
Job published: 22-04-2020
Job ID: 34345
Contact name: Annie Tang
Phone number: +852 2810 9077
Contact email:

Job Description

Our client, a major conglomerate with regional APAC interests, is looking for a PRC qualified lawyer to be based in Hong Kong to provide legal support on their China businesses including:

  • Advising on general commercial agreements 
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Updating the business units on new or proposed legislation/regulations affecting their businesses in the China region
  • Supporting the business transactions team across a wide range of matters such as M&A transactions and regulatory compliance
  • Managing the advice sought from external Counsel on litigious and other matters
  • Providing legal training to business units and maintaining precedents database

To qualify, you should have at least:

  • 8+ plus years’ of corporate commercial PRC law matters, solid law firm experience from top tier law firms would be preferable and strong in-house experience would highly advantageous
  • PRC legal qualification is preferred
  • Solid experience of dealing with highly regulated environments would be excellent
  • Fluent English and Mandarin (spoken and drafting) is mandatory and Cantonese would be advantageous
  • International travel may be required