Junior Legal Counsel, US Asset Management
Salary HKD70,000 - HKD90,000 per month
Location Hong Kong
Consultant Sharon Siu
Date posted 28 September 201841 Connaught Road Central Hong Kong Robert Walters Hong Kong
Junior Legal Counsel with a US-based Asset Manager, open to general corporate lawyers with PQE 2-5 years' at international law firms.
You will work closely with the Co-Heads of Legal, APAC-ex Japan in the Hong Kong office in a wide range of investment management, funds and asset management related legal and compliance matters.
Your day-to-day work will include review of distribution agreements, investment management agreements, account opening documentation and general corporate contracts. Your strong drafting skills would be required. You will also prepare submissions to regulators both in Hong Kong and China, and company filings.
Corporate lawyers with good transactional experience (especially in the fields of M&A and Banking & Finance) with PQE 2-5 years in international law firms are welcomed. Experience in funds and asset management is not necessary and you will have guidance from the two very experienced Co-Heads of Legal.
An excellent opportunity to gain entry into the asset management space.