Senior Legal Counsel, Listed FI

Hong Kong listed financial institution looking for mid-level corporate lawyers to join and lead the team!

Your new company
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Your new role
  • Provide legal advise and support to the Group management on corporate transactions and general commercial legal matters
  • Draft, review and proof-read legal documents e.g. funds documentation, distribution agreements, securities lending agreements, circulars and announcements etc.
  • Ensure company complying with legal and regulatory requirements including SFO, codes and guidelines of SFC, HKEX listing rules etc.
  • Provide internal legal training and conduct legal research
  • Liaise and coordinate with external professionals and regulatory bodies

What you'll need to succeed
  • Hong Kong qualified lawyer with 4-6 PQE
  • Familiar with capital markets, HK listing rules and SFO
  • PRC experience is an advantage
  • Good command in both written and spoken Eng and Chi (including Mandarin)
  • Diligent, meticulous and good team player

What you'll get in return
You'll be offered a competitive salary plus discretionary bonus. You will be able to manage subordinates which allows you to gain not only corporate financial exposures, but also people management skills. Last but not least, the on boarding process will help you to effectively and quickly get started and maximize your performance.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or for further information and a confidential discussion on this role or to find out about more opportunities in the in-house legal space, please contact Ruth Ma at Hays on +852 2230 7967 or email


Job type:
Banking & Financial Services
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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Ruth Ma, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong

6604-06, 66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: +85222307967

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