A well established Asset Management is seeking an experienced Legal Counsel (Hong Kong office). This is an exciting chance to join a rapidly expanding asset management company with a broad portfolio.
This is a high visibility role, reporting into Singapore and works across APAC Regionally. It is a standalone position ideally suited to an ambitious, creative and highly motivated individual who wants to gain high exposure and career progression.
Responsibilities – Legal Counsel
Draft and negotiate agreements relating to Firm's business
Handle legal matters relating to asset management
Assist in the implementation of strategies to ensure that legal and regulatory requirements are met
Setting up of new funds in HK and across APAC
Integrate risk frameworks in conjunction with regional, business and oversight initiatives and policies
Assist in corporate governance matters, including providing support to the regional company secretariat team
Skills and qualifications – Legal Counsel
Common law qualified lawyer or legal counsel, 6 years+ PQE
Solid legal and regulatory knowledge in the asset management industry
UCITS funds experience - beneficial
Experience advising on legal issues arising from investment activities
A creative and problem-solving mind-set
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