Professional Support Lawyer (Disputes) - Hong Kong

Location
Hong Kong
Salary
Excellent Financial Package
Posted
20 Sep 2019
Closes
18 Oct 2019
Ref
AOB/3006215
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level, Partner-designate

Global law firm seeks a dedicated Professional Support Lawyer for their regional Dispute Resolution team in Hong Kong. Reporting directly to the Partners the successful applicant will be required to extract and circulate knowhow and contribute to client publications, internal newsletters and professional journals.

With 5+ years PQE gained within a rated Dispute Resolution practice group, regional exposure would be an added advantage. Candidates who are currently fee-earning will also be considered. In all cases you will possess strong technical skills, including drafting and legal analysis, and have the proven ability to develop knowhow and deliver training of practical and commercial application. Excellent English language skills are essential (Mandarin will be an added advantage). Key responsibilities include:

  • Liaise with fee-earners with the aim of extracting and translating knowhow into precedents, practice notes and manuals;
  • Provide guidance and updates on legal and regulatory issues;
  • Prepare conference papers and brochures for marketing purposes and;
  • Organise, develop and deliver internal training courses and client seminars.

To succeed in this position our client is looking for an engaging communicator who is conscientious with excellent organisational and project management skills. Competent and eager to see tasks through to completion, it is expected that you will have the gravitas to work effectively with fee earners, using your initiative to support practice development going forward.

A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer.

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