Senior Legal Counsel

Senior Legal Counsel
Permanent - Hong Kong

Job details

  • Function : Legal
  • Sector : Real Estate
  • Reference : 29366

Job description

Senior Legal Counsel – Real Estate

Location: Hong Kong

A Chinese Listed Company is looking for a mid to senior level legal counsel to join the team. This is a rare opportunity for transactional lawyers looking for an in-house team offering quality M&A exposure. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Focus on the group’s projects and transactions, the candidates are expected to have strong experience in M&A work and real estate background, either gained from an International Law Firm or In-house.

  • Give advice on issues relating to real estate projects, general commercial, M&A, negotiating and drafting various commercial contracts.

  • Identify and accurately analyze legal risks and to provide possible effective solutions for the businesses

  • Provide legal support to our business teams in relation to property development, construction and property management projects

  • Work closely with the legal team to provide strategic level and advice

  • Advise on ad hoc projects

Ideal Candidate:

  • Business Chinese and English writing skills are required;

  • Fluent in spoken English and Putonghua

  • At least 8 years' PQE gained in-house or within a leading law firm with sound knowledge of HK real estate

  • Solid experience on a broad spectrum of contracts and on corporate / project finance, property conveyance, litigation, tenancy and corporate / commercial matters

Qualified and interested Parties please apply with your CV and latest salary in Word format to miranda.yeung@morganphilipshk.com.

Please note, that while FYTE welcomes and appreciates all candidate response, volume of replies allows us to respond to short-listed candidates only. Resumes are collected for recruitment purposes only.

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