A listed company in Hong Kong now looking for high-caliber candidates to take up the following challenging roles:

A listed company in Hong Kong now looking for high-caliber candidates to take up the following challenging roles:

In-house Legal Counsel

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Financial Services
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Legal / Professional Services > Paralegal / Legal support
Published On 14/10/2016


  • Drafting, reviewing and providing feedback on legal documentation related to the business of the company and back office functions as necessary
  • Participate in and provide legal advice/opinions on various internal committees covering the various lines of businesses and contribute to the overall corporate governance framework to protect the firm’s reputation
  • Providing legal advice and supervision in relation to, among other things, mobile financial services platform structuring, product design, regulatory gate-keeping, cross-border legal/regulatory risk management, new business developments, tax risks, etc.
  • Working closely with the compliance team on any regulatory investigations, and reviewing the relevant documentation prior to submissions being made to the SFC 
  • Liaise with external counsel where necessary on litigation matters


  • Degree holder with postgraduate study in law will be preferable
  • Preferably a Hong Kong qualified lawyer, or qualified in other common law jurisdiction but possesses local Hong Kong experience
  • At least 3 years post-qualification experience (“PQE”) gained in the areas of brokerage and/or investment banking
  • Experience on private equity business, asset management and funds distribution is definitely an advantage
  • Motivated, self-starter, responsible and responsive to business needs
  • Willing to learn new things and apply skills to various areas
  • Strong legal writing skills in both Chinese and English
  • Excellent command of written & spoken English & Chinese (including fluency of Putonghua)

Interested parties please forward your resume both in English and Chinese, together with expected remuneration package at