Legal Counsel

Location: Seoul
Job Type: Permanent
Practice Area: Legal Inhouse - Commerce

Position Summary:

Support business leaders and functional heads with contract review and legal advice on general matters, as well as support ad-hoc projects or issues from legal and statutory perspectives.

  • Draft and review commercial contracts and tenancy agreements in Korea, and maintain standardized contract review and administration.
  • Provide professional advice and practical solutions to issues arising during normal business operations in retail industry including leases, marketing and general commercial matters.
  • Provide training or direction internally on matters related to sound business practices and corporate governance.
  • Liaise with external lawyers on a wide range of issues.
  • Keep abreast of latest development of rules and regulations which are related to or affecting operations.

 

Requirement

  • US or Korean Bar qualified lawyer
  • Experience: Qualified lawyer with minimum 3 years PQE
  • Self-motivated and ability to work under tight deadlines' ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high pressure environment
  • Good organization and time management abilities with proficiency to multi-task and prioritized workload; solid decision-making skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with service and collaborative orientation
  • Flent in written and spoken English