Of counsel / Junior Partner - Litigation
Newly created position to cope with expansion
About Our Client
Our client is a global law firm with a relatively new office in Shanghai. They are committed to the China market and have a clear strategy / plan to expand. You will be working alongside with three other experienced Partners in the office.
You will be involved in cross-border litigation / arbitration cases for the firm's Chinese and international clients. The bulk of work will involve commercial disputes, contentious trust and probate work, as well as high level international arbitration related matters. You will need to have strong project management abilities and also strong communication skills in both English and Chinese.
The Successful Applicant
You must be a qualified lawyer with at least 8 years of experience gained from a leading law firm's dispute resolution / litigation department. Common law qualification will be highly preferred. Portable book of business is not required at the moment but the firm encourages individuals who are keen to take business development initiatives. Fluency in English and Chinese sought.
What's on Offer
Competitive compensation, clear career path, as well as strong business development support from the office.