AP Assistant Legal Counsel

  • Location

    Hong Kong

  • Sector:

    Corporate & Commercial

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Sunny Yung

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


We have a current opportunity for a AP Assistant Legal Counsel on a permanent basis. The position will be based in Hong Kong and it's regional team. For further information about this position please apply.


  • Provide accurate and timely legal guidance on all matters that affect the company and its affiliates.
  • Prepare, draft, and review legal documents, such as deeds, international commercial sales and purchasing contracts, mortgages, leases, and employment agreements.
  • Draft and standardize agreements, contracts and other legal documents to minimize risk and maximize legal rights.
  • Identify proactive solutions to eliminate or mitigate risks.
  • Analyze the probable outcomes of cases, using knowledge of legal precedents.
  • Advise concerning international business transactions, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligations.
  • Set and contribute to the development of internal governance policies and manage the impact of external factors.
  • Confer with colleagues with specialties in appropriate areas of legal issue to establish and verify bases for legal proceedings.


  • Master of Laws degree or above
  • Solid experience in a major law firm, or equivalent in-house experience
  • Proficient in reading, writing and speaking English and Mandarin
  • Results-oriented with strong project management and execution skills
  • Ability to interact with multiple levels in an organization and in multiple jurisdictions
  • Ability to work independently but also thrive in a global, dynamic and team-oriented environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficient in Office 365 programs

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