Top Investment Bank Company Law Lawyer (6-month Contract)

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Contract, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley Hong Kong
  • 15 Oct 18

Top Investment Bank Company Law Lawyer (6-month Contract)

Our Client

Our client is a top US investment bank with a strong reputation globally. It provides a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. Its Company Law Team is looking for a lawyer on a contract basis initially for 6 months (with a possibility of extension).

Responsibilities

- Support the team in the implementation of regulatory change and other governance initiatives

- Provide legal advice and support on corporate governance and activity such as policy developments impacting governance

- Perform regulatory analysis and review corporate actions

- Assist with drafting policies/procedures (among other things), governance charters, guidelines, policies

- Ad hoc project

Requirement

- At least 4 years post qualification experience (solicitor in private practice or working in-house within a financial institution) OR

- At least 5 years experience as compliance professional working in a financial institution

- Good understanding of corporate governance, and experience of handling regulatory implementation in Asia Pacific.

- Experience of regulatory analysis and drafting would be appreciated

- Must be able to read/write/speak fluent English. Chinese languages are preferred