Legal Counsel - PE M&A Investment Management

  • competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Pure Search Hong Kong
  • 17 Aug 17

Our client is a newly established investment management company under a reputable SOE. An exciting opportunity arisen for a 3 - 5 PQE M&A/Finance lawyer to join as a legal counsel to work closely with the business.

  • Reporting to the Head of Legal;
  • Pre-screen legal issues in investment opportunities and other potential projects identified by the deal teams;
  • Advise the deal teams on the legal aspects of their projects and ensure compliance with firm's and the company's policies and procedures;
  • Review and negotiate transactional documents relating to the projects;
  • Provide post-closing legal support with respect to the projects.

Requirements:

  • Qualified HK solicitor with 3 -5 years PQE gained with a reputable law firm or asset management business;
  • Knowledge of in regulatory and compliance issues in the Hong Kong capital markets, debt financing, and equity financing industry;
  • Good command of written and spoken Mandarin is a must;