Ref no JO-1907-174954
Our client is a leading Chinese PE/VC fund with offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai, and New York. It is seeking an ambitious and driven transaction lawyer to join as the lead in-house counsel, providing tactical and strategic legal solutions to support its business.
Reporting into the CIO, the General Counsel will work closely with the deal team, advising on a range of transactions, including private placement, M&A, direct investments, fund formation etc. Ideally with experience in RBM funds and USD Funds. You will also manage external counsels to ensure timely and cost-efficient advice to the business, working with the compliance team in formulating and monitoring corporate compliance policies.
You will have at least 7 years of post-qualification experience gained in a leading international law firm or top-tier PRC firm. In-house experience advising PE, M&A investments is highly preferred. You must be well versed in drafting and speaking in Chinese (Mandarin) and English. Resilient, confident, possess strong commercial acumen and the ability to balance business interest with law and risk. Open to be based in Beijing or Hong Kong.
Consultant: Tina Lu
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