Senior Legal Counsel (Banking)
Banking & Finance,Litigation
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
8 - 15 Year(s)
In this business critical role, the counsel is responsible for delivering strategic advice and solutions as well as managing legal risks and protecting the Bank�s interests in respect of the Bank�s exposure in matters related to Corporate Restructuring, typically corporate banking loans, hedging instruments and managing litigation process alongside external counsels in the context of Remedial. Reporting to Head Legal, Group Global Banking.
� Degree in law and a qualified advocate and solicitor in Malaysia.
� A minimum of 8 years in legal practice or in-house experience preferably in banking and finance and security laws. Strong foundation and knowledge of banking / financing/ security documentation is a prerequisite.
� Knowledge of Corporate Restructuring and Corporate Rescue Mechanisms
� Strategic in thinking with strong analytical and negotiation skills.
� Strong knowledge and firm grasp of the law and regulatory frameworks.
� Good communication and interpersonal skills.
� Passionate about constant improvement and innovation.
� Self-motivated individual with excellent organisational skills.
� Able to work independently and collaboratively.
This position is only open to Malaysian citizens.