Corporate Lawyer with strong focus on M&A work – 6+ PQE (56 views)

Hong Kong
October 10, 2018

Our client works with a wide range of clients including PLCs, financial institutions and major multinational corporates. Their local legal and business knowledge, combined with their practised fluency in cross-border transactions, makes them the first choice firm for the world’s leading companies.

They also focus on providing high-quality legal services to the Firm’s clients around the world, business and administrative services to their many offices and practice groups. This multi-award-winning firm is a fantastic addition to any CV!

  • Admitted lawyer,
  • 6+ PQE,
  • English and Mandarin Chinese language skills (mandatory),
  • Experience with international law firms (preferred).
  • Experience in private M&A,
  • Experience with PRC legal issues and transactions.

Job Summary

  • Responsible for a wide variety of legal matters in the Hong Kong region,
  • Work on a wide variety of transactions and gain experience in a wide range of areas,
  • Developing strong working relationships with partners and lawyers,
  • Contributing to the identification of innovative services and methods,
  • Innovative use of IT platforms,
  • Working with and training other teams.

Job description

  • Carrying out reviews and developing reports and ancillary deliverables in support of M&A transactions,
  • Assisting and providing work product in support of practice groups such as re-structuring, re-organisation, capital markets, energy mining and infrastructure,
  • Assisting with the process, coordination and project management of transactions;
  • Developing strong working relationships with partners and lawyers in all sectors and departments,
  • Contributing to the identification of innovative services and methods to assist in achieving efficiencies and continual process improvement,
  • Innovative use of IT platforms,
  • Working with and training other,
  • Attractive career growth prospects.

Ideal Candidate

  • Admitted lawyer,
  • 6+ years PQE,
  • English and Mandarin Chinese Language skills (mandatory),
  • Experience in private M&A,
  • Experience with PRC legal issues and transactions,
  • Drafting skills (preferably in Chinese),
  • Experience with international law firms (preferred),
  • Strong client relationship skills,
  • Ability to multi-task,
  • Strong communication skills.

How to apply

Our client wants to see CVs as soon as possible! To make sure you don’t miss out send your CV or referrals to Principal Consultant Rayne Handley at r.handley@grmsearch.com

As soon as we have your CV we will give you a confidential call to tell you about this amazing opportunity!

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