Corporate & Financial Services
We are looking for a senior associate with 5 or more years of post qualification experience in corporate and commercial law matters with a strong interest in regulatory matters or a financial services regulatory background with demonstrated skills in corporate law matters. The ideal candidate will be an associate with an international law firm.
We are offering the right candidate flexible hours in an environment where the candidate can continue to play a role in leading edge matters. The role will suit a parent with a young child who would like to have the ability to meet family commitments on a more regular basis as well as single individuals who simply want more time to pursue their passions outside of the workplace. We offer a compensation package at the high end of the City firm market with appropriate adjustments for work hours.
Take a lead role in growing the corporate and financial services practices, including through authoring and publishing thought leadership articles, speaking at in-house seminars and external conferences and networking with prospective clients
Assume day-to-day responsibility for corporate and non-contentious financial services matters, including change of control transactions, minority investments and other purchases and sales of assets or business interests with particular focus on private equity, listed companies and financial institutions
Work as part of a team, providing guidance and supervision to more junior lawyers and, in this connection, assisting with the preparation of precedents and practice notes
High level of fluency in English (a high level of fluency in Chinese language, both spoken and written, is advantageous but not required)
High level of proficiency in the Companies Ordinance and the Listing Rules of the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong
Experience dealing with regulatory bodies, including the Securities and Futures Commission and the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong