Legal Counsel - M&A

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Practice Area: Legal Inhouse - Commerce

A market-leading internet company focusing on technology and innovation, with international presence, is looking for a junior-mid level lawyer to join their legal team. Work location can be Hong Kong or mainland. This is a new headcount that would assist their expansion globally. 

Responsibilities

  • Assist and manage M&A transactions across APAC
  • Negotiating, drafting and reviewing related legal agreements, including working with external counsels
  • Provide legal advice to business and functional units relating to the transactions

Requirements

  • Hong Kong qualified lawyer with 3-6 years PQE from In-House/Reputable law firms
  • Solid experience in cross border transactions, Merger and acquisitions (M&A) practice is preferred.
  • Fluent in English and Cantonese
  • A team player while able to operate independently, with strong communication, legal and commercial skills.