Credit Transactional Lawyer

Job Title: Credit Transactional Lawyer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 2_100518
Contact Name: Ansir Mahmood
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 10, 2018 09:44

Job Description

Our client is a reputable global investment firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes. They are now seeking a credit and capital markets transactional attorney to join the Legal & Compliance Department in Hong Kong, covering the region.


  • Outside counsel selection and support
  • Internal contract review and support (engagement letters, NDAs, term sheets, LOIs)
  • Assist with structuring and negotiation of transactions, contract review & execution
  • Assist with business selection and allocation support
  • Assist with syndication and transaction review and support
  • Oversight of transactional hot topics/key issues with outside counsel  
  • Development of appropriate policies and risk mitigation techniques


  • Solid experience in private debt, restructuring and equity transactions.
  • Ideal candidate will have experience representing credit and special situations/distressed investing
  • Strong attention to detail and a high standard of excellence
  • Be able to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Be personable and able to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a team
  • Have a positive “can do” attitude to help out wherever needed
  • Comfortable working in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced work environment