Legal Counsel - Family Office

Job Title: Legal Counsel - Family Office
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 51050_1655893454
Contact Name: Christina Lau
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2022 18:24

Job Description

About The Client
Our client is a well-established Asian family office, currently hiring a Legal Counsel to join as an addition to the Legal & Compliance team.

About The Role
Reporting into the Senior Legal Counsel, you will:

- Provide legal support and coordination of any projects that the Family Office is involved in
- Manage external counsel, review of documentation and assistance with any legal issues
- Draft and review legal documentation, including any agreements, company resolutions, joint venture agreements, powers of attorney, employment and any services agreements
- Perform research across a wide range of subject areas and provde recommendations
- Oversee corporate transactions (incorporation, ownership transfer etc) in various jurisdictions, including the preparation of the relevant documentation
- Advise senior management on upcoming regulatory developments impacting the business
- Cover any ad hoc tasks as required

- Lawyer with 10+ years PQE, admitted to practice in a common law jurisdiction
- Outstanding research, analysis and communication skills are a must
- Creative approach to problem solving with strong analytical skills, results driven, detail oriented with a delivery focus
- Excellent written and oral communication skills in English and Chinese, with strong attention to detail
- Positive attitude, personal commitment to the team and understanding the need and importance of team work

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Christina Lau at +852 3180 4934 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.