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Legal Manager - Property Developer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Property / Real Estate Development
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Legal / Professional Services > Solicitor / Attorney
Published On 18/11/2016
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A Hong Kong listed property developer is seeking a lawyer familiar with real estate matters especially with first hand sales to join their legal team.

Client Details

Our client is a Hong Kong listed property developer and property management company active in local and regional projects. They are well respected in the market and are known for having high standards of quality in their products and services.

Description

Reporting directly to the Head of Legal in a team of 4-5, you will be responsible for:
  • General commercial legal issues including preparing and negotiating commercial agreements, employment terms, and intellectual properties etc;
  • Real estate legal matters including first hand sales, land bidding, and other land development projects;
  • Some transnational matters like merger and acquisitions; and
  • Partnerships with internal business units and external counsels.




Profile
  • PQE 5+ Hong Kong qualified lawyer with strong academic track record;
  • Stable track record with local or international law firms with experience in commercial and real estate matters;
  • Any in house experience with property developers is an advantage;
  • Great interpersonal and presentation skills; and
  • Ability to write and speak fluent English and Cantonese


Job Offer
  • Stable team environment
  • Excellent first step in house
  • Career progression opportunity with a strong brand
  • Company with active and diverse projects