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Legal Counsel(Insurance)

Job Title: Legal Counsel(Insurance)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 10019_1570602003
Contact Name: Jin Wong
Contact Email: jin.wong@hillmanross.com
Job Published: October 09, 2019 15:55

Job Description

Reporting to the Senior Counsel, Asia, this role is responsible for providing general legal services and support to Local and the Regional Office as well as providing support on other special projects.

We are now seeking for LEGAL COUNSEL(INSURANCE)

Commercial and Other Legal Services
Provide legal advice to the Regional Office
Review, draft and advise on commercial contracts (such as vendor contracts, etc.)
Provide advice and support to Asia businesses
Conduct legal research and analysis
Support special projects

Company Secretarial / Corporate Governance
Track and monitor changes in composition of boards and committees of our clients' entities, together with any laws and regulations relevant to corporate governance affecting their entities
Conduct legal risk identification and assess impact to their businesses
Assist with liaison with the Enterprise Corporate Secretary's Department and with company secretaries of each entities

Regulatory
Track and monitor changes in laws and regulations relevant to the business and assist with analysis on risk trends
Conduct legal risk identification and assess impact to businesses

Digital Support
Work with Regional Office Digital and IT functions to provide legal advice for Digital initiatives

Mergers and Acquisitions Support
Provide general legal advice and support to Corporate Development and other entities on merger & acquisition projects


RESPONSIBILITIES

* Able to identify legal issues and practically apply legal principles in a business environment
* Able to provide strategic and proactive legal solutions in a fast paced, multi-jurisdictional regional support environment
* Knowledge of laws and regulations relevant to insurance business
* Familiar with general contract, commercial law and employment law
* Familiar with insurance business/insurance industry issues and regulatory environment
* Legal research skills, ability to track and analyze regulatory trends
* Strong people and communication skills, team spirit
* Solutions-oriented and comfortable working with senior executives
* Interested in Digital and M&A project work
* Strong plain English language skills
* Fluent in Mandarin (preferred)

QUALIFICATIONS

* LL.B or Bachelor of Laws or BA in Law or equivalent (at least 2-5 years PQE)
* Legal experience (in-house or well recognized law firm)

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