Our client is a leading global advisory, broking and solutions company in more than 120 countries, seeking an experienced lawyer to join the Asia Pacific legal team in its Singapore or Hong Kong office to service South East Asia. You will provide commercial legal advice and support to the corporate risk and broking line of business in APAC with particular focus on South East Asia. You will be responsible for commercial contract reviews including with an insurance broking focus, multi-jurisdictional regulatory advice, cross-border transactions, managing professional indemnity “errors & omissions” claims, other litigation and alternative dispute resolution, advising on new products and sales initiatives that have a corporate risk and broking focus, advising on general insurance broking issues, such as conflicts of interest and agency, and advising on privacy and cyber-security. There will also be opportunities for involvement with employment matters, internal investigations, corporate transactions and special projects including M&A transactions and joint ventures. The ideal candidate will be at least 8 PQE, admitted to practice law in a common law jurisdiction and have solid experience of insurance-related areas of the law, preferably in the broking arena. In house experience and Mandarin language skills preferred. Ref: HZ 133-00003
For further details, please contact Jessica Deery at +65 6808 6635. SG EA license no. 12S6213.