Job title: Senior Associate - Regulatory/SFC/White Collar Crime: 4 - 8 PQE
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: LEGAL: Law Firm
Expertise: Lawyer (Solicitor/Attorney)
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Hong Kong
Job published: 29-06-2020
Job ID: 34379
Contact name: Melissa Yip
Phone number: +852 3703 9297
Contact email: melissa.yip@staranise.com.hk

Job Description

Our client is a commercial boutique law firm based in Hong Kong with a highly entrepreneurial and collegiate culture with a particular strengths in financial regulatory advisory work, financial markets disputes and capital markets transactions. They are now looking for an ambitious Senior Associate with solid Commercial Litigation and Financial Services/Regulatory Litigation experience to join their expanding Hong Kong team. 

In this role you will be involved in a broad range of financial services and regulatory investigations and defense work and be exposed to a broad range of complex SFC and White Collar Crime matters as well as general commercial litigation matters. The successful candidate will work alongside the hiring partner on these matters on behalf of a diverse client base, including PRC based listed companies, Asia-based conglomerates as well as large international organisations. 

Requirements include: 

  • Minimum 5–8 years’ PQE
  • Admission as a Solicitor in Hong Kong or other common law jurisdiction
  • A high level of fluency in written and spoken Chinese (Mandarin) is essential
  • Highly entrepreneurial, commercially savvy and with the desire to develop their own client base through attaining high levels of customer service and networking 
  • Those that are highly motivated with the aptitude to manage projects independently would do well in this role