Legal Counsel, Equity Capital Markets, International I-Bank

Job Title: Legal Counsel, Equity Capital Markets, International I-Bank
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: LM16985_1509089898
Contact Name: Mudita Valakati
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 27, 2017 15:38

Job Description

International Investment bank is seeking in-house legal counsel to provide legal support to a range of Global Markets businesses within APAC. This role will primarily focus on the Equity Capital Markets (ECM) business and provide support in a wide range of matters for the business in the region. Responsibilities will include reviewing transaction documentation and providing legal advice to the business (on general matters as well as transactional matters) to ensure laws and regulations are adhered to. As well as being primarily being focused on ECM, you will gain broader exposure to other businesses.

The successful candidate will have approximately 4-8 years of PQE with strong equity capital markets experience gained within a leading financial institution or a top Law firm. Exposure to general capital markets laws, regulatory environment and products would be highly preferred. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required - fluency in English and Chinese language skills are required.

This is a great opportunity for a lawyer to make a first move in-house. Good work-life balance on offer and a high quality of work.