As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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Senior Legal Counsel - Reputable Bank

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Legal Services
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Lawyer / Legal Services
Banking / Finance > Legal / Compliance
Legal / Professional Services > Solicitor / Attorney
Published On 10/11/2016
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A reputable and leading bank in Hong Kong is keen to take on a senior lawyer with strong financial services exposure.

Client Details

Our client is a reputable and leading bank, with an established and sizable office in Hong Kong. They are well regarded for great work life balance and work environment, with little turnover and instability over the past decade.

Description

Joining a well established legal team of over 12 lawyers, you will take on a senior counsel role within and report to the Head of Legal. You will work with various businesses and to provide legal support as well as advice to them, to identify and to mitigate any legal risk which may arise. You will look after a variety of legal matters within the areas of general banking, commercial banking, as well as financial services.

Profile

The successful candidate will be a 8+ PQE lawyer with strong banking / regulatory experience, as well as with in house experience working with another bank / any type of financial institution. You will be a team player and work closely with your colleagues, as well as manage external counsels and stakeholders. A stable career history is preferred, as are candidates who have worked with sizable law firms / companies. Strong English and Chinese language skills are required.

Job Offer

Excellent work environment with work life balance. Well established legal team with great work exposure and people.

To apply online please click the Apply button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Olga Yung on +852 2848 4791