We are working with a NYSE listed S&P 500 investment management company that is looking to hire a Legal Counsel. This is a great opportunity to gain experience supporting a global business across a number of markets in Southeast Asia.
The key objective is to contribute to the company’s growth with high-quality and solution-focused legal advice to the company’s business operations across Southeast Asia. The role will report to the General Counsel in Singapore.
General Transaction Support (preferred corporate background)
Support management team and broader investor legal team on all matters in the negotiation and delivery of investments
Assist with finance, corporate M&A documentation as required from time to time
Leadership role in assisting the internal stakeholders in negotiating and finalizing commercial agreements with clients
Assist to manage and resolve disputes and related litigations
Perform appropriate levels of legal research and analysis on various legal matters required by the Company
Legal qualification from a common law jurisdiction
At least 10 years of working experience in law firms or in-house
Previous MNC experience preferred
Excellent interpersonal, communication, management and drafting skills with a high level of integrity and confidentiality
Excellent knowledge of corporate laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations and executive orders
Advanced drafting skills
Passion for law and an entrepreneurial mindset are greatly appreciated