Distressed Credit Lawyer, Hong Kong / SEA

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 16644 (03_020818)
Sector: Legal In-House

Our client is a well-established investment management firm that manages investments across multiple asset classes. They are now seeking a lawyer to join their investment deal team in Hong Kong, covering the region.


  • Internal contract review and support (engagement letters, NDAs, term sheets, LOIs)
  • Assist with structuring and negotiation of transactions, contract review & execution
  • Lead external counsel in preparation of investment documentation, such as loan agreements, shareholders agreements, and sale and purchase agreements.
  • Assist with business selection and allocation support
  • Assist with syndication and transaction review and support


  • Qualified lawyer
  • Experience in deal structuring
  • Experience in special situations / distressed investing is a big plus
  • 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