Senior Legal Counsel - Disputes

Location
Hong Kong (HK)
Salary
HK$Excellent
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
05 Nov 2016
Ref
LH/148052
Practice Area
Banking & Finance
Experience / PQE
PQE 10+, PQE 6 - 10 years
Contract Type
Permanent

Barclay Simpson are hiring on behalf of a highly visible banking group for an expierneced Senior Lawyer in their Disputes team. This exciting global role will involve advising and managing complex cross jurisdictional disputes covering the full spectrum of banking activities. 

You will take the lead on major dispute work and provide relevant stakeholders, with accurate and timely information regarding the status of assigned major disputes, cross-border orders and investigations. You will anticipate and proactively provide legal advice, guidance and support for projects and initiatives aimed to reduce and mitigate risk in contentious cases. In addition you will maintain close relationships with the Group’s businesses and support functions in order to provide them with relevant legal advice, guidance and support on disputes or investigations.

To be considered for this role you should be a highly capable litigator and cross border disputes specialist with around 8 years PQE. You should be able to demonstrate previous expiernece working with complex multinational financial services businesses, which can have been gained through a previous in house role on from a secondment though a top law firm. In addition to the above you should possess excellent interpersonal skills and expiernece influencing senior level stakeholders in a number of jurisdictions. 

For suitably qualified candidates our client is offering an exciting and challenging career with excellent opportunities for future career profession.

For more information on this role and details on how to apply please contact Liam Hughes on lh@barclaysimpson.com