Our client is currently looking for associates to join their award winning banking team in their Hong Kong office working predominantly on cutting edge leveraged finance deals for a stellar client list. Our client is an elite global law firm serving leading companies, financial institutions and governments worldwide.
With lawyers operating globally, they have invested heavily in building a high-quality full-service practice competing at the top of the market both in Asia and globally. Low attrition, excellent career path prospects and training regime.
- Full US salary
- Full global relocation
Duties and Accountabilities
- Acting for top tier lenders and sponsors in connection with leveraged and other complex cross-border finance transactions
- Admission in Australia, England & Wales, Singapore, Hong Kong or equivalent common law bar
- PQE 4 – 6 years as an indicator only
- Experience in general banking finance, broad exposure preferable consisting of a combination of, leveraged financing, project finance or trade finance, syndicated and bilateral financings (both secured and unsecured)
- Experience in a top tier international firm
- Fluent in Mandarin is essential
- Strong academic record
- Commercial and business awareness
- Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
- Strong time management skills, ability to stay calm under pressure when juggling multiple projects
- Excellent drafting skills and attention to detail
- Strong professional presence
- Client service focus
- Team player
- Strong judgment
- Proactive, resourceful, takes initiative
- Good understanding of the key risks and issues involved in cross-border transactions.
If you think you meet the above requirements and would like to apply we’d like to hear from you, please send:
- your CV; and
- a short cover note to email@example.com (Europe & U.S.), firstname.lastname@example.org (Singapore) or email@example.com (Hong Kong) for us to determine your suitability for this role.
If you’d like to arrange a confidential discussion prior to applying for any of our roles or would like to have a general discussion on opportunities in the legal market please call our London office on +44 203 745 2513, Singapore office on +65 6808 6635 or Hong Kong office on +852 3978 1369.
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Singapore EA Licence No. 12S6213
- Practice Area: Banking & Finance, Acquisition Finance
- Industry: Legal
- Keywords: Banking & Finance, Acquisition Finance