Legal Counsel, IP, Global Fintech Business

Superb opportunity for an IP lawyer to join a fast-growing fintech firm

Your new company
Our client is one of the market leading fintech companies who has a diverse portfolio of products / services, and is expanding their footprints across the world. They are actively hiring a new IP Lawyer to join their team of 10-15 because of the growth of business. They have been growing aggressively in recent years and we have heard nothing but good things about them.

Your new role
  • Responsible for IP matters, including the licensing, acquisition, protection, and dispute resolution / enforcement of IP rights across different regions
  • Draft, review and negotiate all commercial agreements, including collaboration agreement, licence, distribution agreement etc.
  • Provide legal advice to relevant stakeholders on new business and market developments / projects
  • Manage the Group ‘s IP portfolio, implement and coordinate strategy that deals aggressively and systematically to protect the company’s core brand identity throughout the world
  • Identify and monitor all legal and compliance risks; formulate and develop IP related policies
  • Provide education and updates to business units on branding, protection and risk management etc.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Common law qualified lawyer with 5+ years’ PQE in professional law firms and/or corporations preferably in IT / Fintech / TMT businesses
  • Strong exposure in IP-related commercial matters and dispute resolutions
  • Excellent business acumen to provide effective and solution-oriented legal advice to the Group and the business units
  • Fluent English and Chinese (written and spoken)
  • Able to present sound, persuasive rationale for ideas or opinion
  • Has to be a good team player

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 Adrian Lam at Hays on +852 2230 7432 or email adrian.lam@hays.com.hk. #1217368

Summary

Job Type
Permanent
Industry
Banking & Financial Services
Location
HongKong
Specialism
Legal
Ref:
1217368

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Adrian Lam, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: +85222307967