Senior Legal Counsel – European Private Bank *NEW headcount* Senior Legal Counsel – European Private Bank *NEW  …

The Edge Partnership
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Jan 22
Excellent Package
The Edge Partnership
in Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 Jan 22
Excellent Package
Posted by:
Venus Ip • AD - Specialist Legal & Compliance recruiter - Financial Services and FinTechs/Crypto
Posted by:
Venus Ip
AD - Specialist Legal & Compliance recruiter - Financial Services and FinTechs/Crypto
Our client is a mid-sized and reputable European Private Bank currently looking to hire a Senior Legal Counsel as part of a small legal team. Due to expansion needs, this is a newly created headcount for the HK office. They offer excellent work life balance, stable and multicultural working environment as well as a competitive remuneration package for the right candidate.

Some of the key responsibilities will include:

  • Advise on legal issues and provide recommendations to the HK Branch that is compliant to the firm, regulator and industry’s rules & regulations.
  • Review and advise on relevant legal documentations related to the business.
  • Assist on any legal related questions from the business/ private bankers.
  • Work closely with Business, Compliance other control functions to ensure the relevant legal risks are managed accordingly.
  • Work with external counsels as needed.
  • Assist with any projects from the legal perspective as required.

To be eligible for this role you will require:

  • A relevant degree in Law and 7+ PQE from common law jurisdiction.
  • Experience from both in-house and/or international law firm preferred.
  • Relevant legal experience from the private banking industry is highly preferred.
  • Proficiency in English and Chinese is a must.

Please contact Venus Ip at +852 6380 0256 or email your CV directly in word format to hkcareers@theedgepartnership.com.

Please note that due to the high number of applications only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you do not hear from us in the next 5 business days we regret to inform you that your application for this position was unsuccessful.

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