PRC Counsel (HK Blue-chip Listed Company)

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

A HK Blue-chip listed company looking for an additional PRC Counsel to take care of their PRC and Hong Kong matters.

Responsibilities:

  • Review, draft and prepare letters of intent, purchase, sales and lease agreements, and a variety of commercial contracts in relations to the business
  • Draft, reviewing and negotiation a wide range of transnational agreements in relation to aircraft and business operations, including aircraft purchase and lease contracts amendment agreements and loan agreements
  • Ensuring the organization is in good standing and fulfils its obligations pursuant to relevant law
  • Ensuring the organization is informed of new or proposed legislation/regulation that may impact the business in relevant jurisdictions
  • Undertaking and participating in projects and transactions, including provision of legal advice and support to the project/transaction team across a wide range of matters such as M&A transactions and regulatory compliance
  • Managing external legal resources helping with the provision of these services
  • Initiating legal action as required and overseeing defence of the organization in any significant action initiated against it


Requirements:

  • PRC qualified lawyer 
  • Qualified lawyer with at least 8 years' work experience in in-house or international law firms
  • Trained at an international law firm is highly preferred;
  • Experience in handling global related corporate/commercial matters is an advantage;
  • Detail minded, self-motivated with strong sense of responsibility and able to work under pressure and tight timeline;
  • Good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese, especially Mandarin; 
  • Excellent communication skill, analytical skill and interpersonal skills;