The candidate should have a minimum of 8 to 12 years PQE, particularly in corporate/commercial and banking matters, whether in private practice or as in-house counsel with a property development/property investment company. He/she must have advised on (1) corporate/commercial matters, including acquisitions/disposals of land or shares in property companies, joint ventures, including those involving property development/property investment, commercial/operational agreements for e.g., leases/tenancies, consultancy agreements, IT contracts, etc, corporate exercises which involve the issue of shareholders circulars/information memorandum, etc and Bursa announcements, legal due diligence; and (2) banking and project financing agreements (conventional, Islamic and syndicated). Experience on IP matters would be an advantage.
He/she must have sound technical competence and transactional experience in the above key areas, able to work independently, have strong interpersonal, organisational and communication skills and the ability to build solid client relationships and work in a team, and possess business/commercial acumen.
Please note that we will contact shortlisted candidates only.
Degree in law (LLB (Hons.) or its equivalent), CLP (or its equivalent); called to the Malaysian Bar; intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook). Private practice experience preferred.