Legal Counsel - - Financial Services (PQE 3+, Circa. HKD650k)

Job Title: Legal Counsel - - Financial Services (PQE 3+, Circa. HKD650k)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry: Legal & Company Secretarial
Reference: 43759_1588825056
Contact Name: Christina Lau
Contact Email:

Job Description

About The Client
Our client is a well-established bank, currently looking for a Legal Counsel to support with the banking business, targeting candidate with PQE 3+ from law firms and/or banks to join as part of the team.

About The Role
Reporting into the Senior Legal Counsel, you will work within the lean but collaborative team on:

  • providing legal advice and draft legal documentation for the banking business as required
  • ensuring the bank's compliance are meeting with statutory requirements
  • reviewing, commenting and updating different documents, contracts, policies and procedure manual and market materials for different banking products
  • conducting legal research and update the bank on relevant laws and regulations

The ideal candidate will be/have:

  • Law-degree holder with 3+ years post-qualification experience in the provision of legal support in commercial area (banking industry an advantage)
  • familiar with Banking Ordinance, Securities and Futures Ordinance and also HKMA AML Guidelines
  • strong organization and communication skills as well as professional presentation and report writing skills
  • proficient in spoken and written Chinese & English

Immediate available candidates highly regarded, and this role pays circa. HKD650k

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.