Legal Counsel - Banking

Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 17267 (04_101018)
Sector: Legal In-House

Our client is a reputable international bank with a stable base in Hong Kong.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide advice to management and staff on legal, regulatory and ethical matters
  • Advise on corporate banking products, i.e. syndicated loans, trade finance, project finance, and other financing matters
  • Prepare legal documents for use in the Bank's day-to-day business
  • Liaise with external lawyers with instructions to advise and act on legal matters
  • Review of legal documentation prepared by external lawyers
  • Development of policies and procedures to eliminate the risk of breaches of legal and regulatory requirements

Requirements:

  • Qualified solicitor with solid post qualification experience including in banking & finance
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent command of written and spoken English and Chinese; and
  • Independence, resilience and integrity