Senior Legal Counsel, General Commercial

Excellent in-house opportunity for mid level commercial lawyers who are looking to join a stable business

Your new company
Our client is a sizeable group with over a hundred year of company history, and is also a market leader in their specialty. They are currently looking for a mid-senior level lawyer who is well versed in corporate commercial space to join their legal team based in Hong Kong office.

Your new role
  • Provide legal advice and support to the Group on various legal affairs, including commercial contractual matters, general corporate compliance and legal risk management
  • Draft, review and negotiate contacts and agreements for different business units
  • Assist the Group in implementing projects such as digital and transformation programmes and other business initiatives / operations
  • Handle contentious matters including complaints and disputes management
  • Supervise and coordinate with external parties / law firms if necessary

What you'll need to succeed
  • Hong Kong qualified lawyer with around 8 years of PQE
  • Experienced working in-house under a fast paced environment
  • Ability to handle legal advisory work independently
  • Good team player; Strong commercial and business acumen
  • Fluency in written and verbal English and Chinese

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 #1194103


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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

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