Legal Counsel

  • Commensurate with experience
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • ZH GlobalExec Resources Ltd
  • 23 Oct 18

Client Details: Our client is an integrated financial services institution, focuses on equity investment in TMT, financial technology, intelligent hardware and healthcare based on its rich investment experience and industry resources.

Job Details:

  • Draft and review contracts and agreements and participate in various internal and external projects such as overall discretionary asset management, cross boarder P/E, M&A, corporate finance as well as Hong Kong listing rules compliance etc.
  • Review and provide advice such as terms and conditions, marketing materials and other relevant client-facing documentation; ensure business initiatives are within permissible legal, statutory and regulatory frameworks
  • Liaise with external counsels and regulatory parties
  • Provide legal support and advice to the Business, Compliance, Risk and other control functions on regulatory issues, risk management and other related matters
  • Work on day-to-day legal affairs for the Company’s business to ensure full compliance
  • Handle ad-hoc tasks as assigned

Profile: 

  • University degree majoring in Law covered Private Equity or equivalent
  • At least 10 years in legal firm and as in-house legal counsel in business context
  • Experience in P/E, M&A, corporate finance, investment funds in TMT, Fintech, healthcare or education is preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of corporate law and procedures of Hong Kong, China and the US
  • Hong Kong qualification is highly preferred while qualification from other jurisdictions will also be considered
  • Excellent communication skills and negotiation skills
  • Excellent English and Mandarin ability (written and spoken) is a must while Cantonese ability will be a plus
  • Team player, mature, reliable, pleasant to work with and able to work under time pressure