Legal Counsel(Corporate Bank)

Emplacement: 
Hong Kong Island
Type d'annonce: 
Permanent
Réf: 
BBBH741988
Salary: 
HK$121k -130k pm
Consultant: 
Joanne Lee

Job Responsibilities

  • To provide legal advices to different business and support units in Hong Kong and review legal documentation in connection with the branch's business and activities (including reviewing and assisting in the structuring, drafting and negotiation of bilateral and syndicated loan documentation, account opening and other bank documentation, advising the bank on banking and corporate law issues in the course of advisory and transactional work)
  • To assist in identifying, formulating and communicating strategic policies for management of legal risk and in reporting of legal risk issues, including reporting potential legal risk issues to the head of Legal and Compliance and assisting in implementation of Group policies
  • To keep up-to-date legal knowledge and expertise and to share legal updates and best practice
  • To coordinate with external counsel in various jurisdictions in terms of legal advice and opinions
  • To prepare templates for different business (including finance and security documentation, account opening, bank guarantee and non-disclosure agreements)
  • To liaise with Group Legal and relevant colleagues in terms of legal and company secretarial issues

Job Requirements

  • Degree holder in Bachelor of Laws
  • Postgraduate Certificate of Laws
  • Experience in the banking practice of law firm and in-house banking experience in corporate banking IS A MUST
  • Have 8 - 10 years of experience working on legal field and holds Hong Kong solicitor qualification is a MUST
  • Familiar with banking practices and operation
  • With legal knowledge and skills
  • With in-house banking experience
  • Able to draft and review Chinese and English legal documents
  • With practising certificate
  • Good team player, interpersonal and communication skill
  • Fluent in terms of speaking and writing English and Chinese and Mandarin

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Joanne Lee
Manager I Client Services I Risk & Compliance
+852 3907 3970
jlee@morganmckinley.com.hk