Regional Counsel - Education Industry
Newly created leadership role
Based in Shanghai
About Our Client
Our client is a well-known international school with strong presence across Asia. Due to rapid expansion and developments, they are seeking for a senior M&A lawyers with significant greenfield experience to join their Shanghai office.
This position reports to the General Counsel based in the UK, and will have responsibility as the first point of legal contact for regional and school leadership team. You will meed to have training in an international law firm and possess cross border transaction experience. Prior experience in leading M&A and construction projects will be highly preferred.
The Successful Applicant
You must be a common law qualified lawyer with at least 8 years of experience working for a leading law firm or in the real estate sector. Excellent level of English and Mandarin will be essential. Prior in-house experience is a plus but not a must.
What's on Offer
Excellent benefits and compensation, good work life balance and regional coverage / exposure.