JHP focus on targeted search and selection of financial professionals across the spectrum of primary and secondary markets, ranging from Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Asset Management & Hedge Fund, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Operation, Legal & Compliance, etc. With experienced consultants...

JHP focus on targeted search and selection of financial professionals across the spectrum of primary and secondary markets, ranging from Investment Banking, Capital Markets, Asset Management & Hedge Fund, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Operation, Legal & Compliance, etc.

With experienced consultants from Hong Kong and China, we have teams covering various areas of expertise over Asia especially in Hong Kong, China & Singapore. Our consultants are backed up by a large team of researchers that continuously sifts the markets, following up leads, finding out who is making money and open to their next move. With our experience and network in the market, we are confident that we can provide value adding solution to our clients’ talent acquisition process.

Investment Bank - Legal Counsel

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 3 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Hong Kong Island
Employment type Full Time
Benefits Dental plan
Industry HR / Recruitment Services / Personnel Agency
Job function Banking / Finance > Corporate Finance
Published On 05/11/2019

Our client is a leading financial holdings with business over asset management, securities brokerage, investment banking and wealth management. It’s now looking for a high calibre candidate to handle the daily legal advisory duties over the group’s business.

Responsibilities:

-Draft, review, negotiate and comment on various legal documents, and provide professional legal advices and support for business

-Solid legal document drafting skills with clear logic to undertake daily legal support for business

-Conduct due diligence and researches for legal related issues

-Carry out routine legal work, such as reviewing, updating and managing internal policies

-Manage legal risks generally, including liaison with counterparties, external counsels and other    professional parties

-Other ad-hoc legal related duties and assignments as requested

Requirements:

-LLB or JD in Hong Kong or a commonwealth jurisdiction

-Trained at a leading law firm with at least 4 years PQE qualified solicitor in Hong Kong

-Solid experience and knowledge in listing rules and SFC requirements
-Experience in financial institutions or SFC licensed corporations will be an advantage

-Experience relating to litigation will be a plus

-Self-motivated and pro-active team player with strong problem solving skills and excellent interpersonal skills

-Efficient and able to prioritise workload, multi-task and work under time pressure

-Proficiency in both spoken and written English and Chinese, fluency in Mandarin is a must

-Hong Kong permanent resident, IANG visa or dependent visa holder