One of the leading SFC Licensed Types 1,2, 4, 5,6 & 9 licensed full service financial services and brokerage groups is seeking a competent lawyer with excellent Mandarin Chinese legal drafting, reading and writing skills. Immediate Start is preferred.

Legal Support (PRC Qualified DCM / Lawyer is welcome)

Based in Hong Kong

 
Job Duties:

Provide legal support for all types of business including ECM transactions, DCM transactions, structured product transactions, asset management services, financial advisory services, launch and management of private fund and daily operation related matters;

Work closely with business teams and external legal counsel (as the case may require) to prepare, review and advise on various types of agreements and contracts, including but not limited to NDAs, mandate/engagement letters, ISDA, GMRA, GMSLA, private fund formation documents, investment agreements, and maintain in-house templates of key legal documents;

Work with business teams to design and discuss the structure and terms of various financial products and transactions and participate in deal negotiation when necessary;

Provide legal advice to management on various legal matters with regard to the business and daily operation of the company;

Conduct legal research and training to update and advise business unit on legal issues and regulatory matters; and

• Deal with legal and regulatory proceedings, handle inter-group projects and maintain internal policies & procedures to manage legal risk.

Requirements:

• Good academic qualifications (hold an undergraduate business or law degree (preferable obtained from law school in Hong Kong and/or US, UK, or  mainland PRC

• 2-3 years of PQE is preferred, with experience in legal work in an institution licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong, or work experience in the financial field or litigation field of a law firm is preferred

• Excellent communication and drafting skills

• Business level of fluency in spoken and written English & Mandarin Chinese, able to review and draft documents/agreements in Chinese is a must.

Please send an updated resume in Chinese AND English as the client wishes to see both written English and Chinese competency to cv(at)harbridgepartners(dot)com

Job Functions: Legal / Governance / Risk / Compliance
Job Type: Full Time
Years of Experience: 2 Years

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