Legal Counsel - Construction

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Stephanie Kwok

  • Contact email:

    stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    SKW1016_1603338847

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-21

  • Consultant:

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Your New Company

Our client is a Hong Kong listed conglomerate with diversified business operations across construction, engineering, properties, healthcare and logistics. The group has developed strong presence in Hong Kong, as well as APAC and North America. Due to rapid expansion of business, the client currently has a new headcount for a Legal Counsel to join their well-established legal team here in Hong Kong.

Your New Role

You would mainly be responsible for providing daily operational legal support to their construction and engineering operations in Hong Kong. As part of your role, you would be involved in drafting and reviewing commercial contracts, managing litigation and disputes, overseeing local and cross-border transactions, as well as maintaining general corporate governance within the business.

What you will need to succeed

To qualify for the role, you must be a Hong Kong or common law qualified lawyer with 5+ years' PQE in a law firm or in-house with extensive experience in construction and engineering. You must have excellent command in English and Chinese with strong business acumen and interpersonal skills.

What you will get in return

This is an excellent opportunity to join an excellent platform and a easily recognisable brand. The client offers competitive salary package and excellent career progression for the ideal candidate.

What to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or please contact Stephanie Kwok at stephaniekwok@taylorroot.com or +852 30089035 for a confidential discussion.

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