Counsel / Junior Partner - UK Law Firm
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About Our Client
Our client is a medium sized UK law firm with offices in Hong Kong, Beijing, and Shanghai. To demonstrate their commitment to the China market, they are looking to strategically bring in a Chinese lawyer at Counsel / Junior Partner level.
You will need to be a Corporate lawyer with a mix of M&A, corporate, and general commercial experience, ideally with an expertise in a specific sector. Prior leadership experience will be required as well as the ability to demonstrate business development capabilities. A portable small book of business will be needed as it reflects your readiness to be put on a partnership track.
The Successful Applicant
You will need to be a Chinese qualified lawyer with at least 8 years of experience gained from a local or international law firm. Excellent legal skills will be required as well as flexibility in working with a very diversed team / portfolio of clients. Fluency in Mandarin and English will be required.
What's on Offer
Transparent career path and market rate salary.