Legal Counsel - Asset Management

Job Title: Legal Counsel - Asset Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 02_130619
Contact Name: Ansir Mahmood
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 13, 2019 09:46

Job Description

Brief Overview:

Interesting role in legal in-house with a focus on funds work. The incumbent will be in a sole counsel role in Hong Kong, with exposure to compliance as well.  A nice mix of work and good work life balance on offer, with a possibility of part-time role too.


  • Draft and review legal documents and relevant marketing materials.
  • Provide legal support to funds products, and other products in matters such as product development, structuring, offering, operation and maintenance of fund products, fund raising and investment activities
  • Advise the company on other types of legal and compliance issues arising from the business in Hong Kong,
  • Review various types of contracts and advise business departments on legal matters
  • Provide legal consultation on regulatory matters and updates on regulatory developments
  • Liaise with external counsels.


  • Admitted as a solicitor in a commonwealth jurisdiction or in PRC
  • Experience from either private practice or in-house,
  • Experience in funds and knowledge of investment management legal issues and documentation will be ideal
  • Experience in dealing with the SFC will be useful
  • Good command of English and Chinese