Head of Legal (Hong Kong)

Job Title: Head of Legal (Hong Kong)
Location: Hong Kong
Contact Name: Sunny Yung
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Job Published: April 20, 2020 11:10

Job Description

Head of Legal for Hong Kong business


  • Provide strategic advice on the company’s operations in Hong Kong including leasing, conveyancing, mergers & acquisitions, employment, marketing and anti-competition laws
  • Manage and work with outside counsel, professional firms and regulatory bodies on issues including litigation, trademark registration and land development projects
  • Draft and review contracts and other legal documents on behalf of different departments within the Group
  • Provide legal support to different departments by advising on a broad range of legal issues including corporate/commercial, intellectual property, property sale, property management, property leasing, marketing, employment, data privacy and document control
  • Manage the insurance portfolio of the group (HK & PRC)
  • Manage a team of legal professionals; provide guidance and mentoring
  • Provide update on new applicable laws and regulations and provide training sessions to employees
  • Such other duties and responsibilities as may be assigned by the Group General Counsel and Company Secretary


  • Qualified solicitor in Hong Kong with at least 10 years of Post Qualification Experience. 
  • Holder of LLB and PCLL
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese (including Putonghua)
  • Good drafting skills with sound commercial sense
  • Able to handle matters independently
  • A team player, problem solver and strategic leader