Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Singapore

  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Heem Hian Lim

  • Contact email:

    heemhianlim@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    134063_1591761762

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-07-10

  • Consultant:

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The client is a top tier firm specializing in Real Estate investments. As part of the global legal team, this Legal Counsel will be responsible for providing advice to the APAC business on a wide range of transactional and funds related work.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the Mergers & Acquitisiton process with various business partners, providing advice on the legal risk and mitigation process
  • Manage the entire fund spectrum for all direct and indirect investment activities in APAC
  • Draft/review and negotiate contracts relating to the fund entities' activities, including asset management agreements, distribution agreements, side letters, joint venture agreements, investment management related services and supplier agreements
  • Develop with the legal team, company policy and position on legal issues relating to the fund entities and implement/instruct/manage external counsel accordingly
  • Draft legal guidance notes on legal issues relevant to the business
  • Provide legal advice and assistance on matters including those of a corporate, commercial and employment nature utilizing external counsel where necessary

Requirements:

  • Qualified lawyer with minimally 5 years experience in Real Estate
  • Strong track record in Real Estate Transactions/M&A
  • Cross-border experience in APAC
  • Ability to work independently in a multi-cultural environment

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