Job Openings Commercial Lawyer (3 months contract) | URGENT | HKG | Hybrid

About the job Commercial Lawyer (3 months contract) | URGENT | HKG | Hybrid

Our client, a reputable global insurer, is urgently seeking a commercial lawyer to join their APAC team. This role is part time that will span over 3 months initially and would suit a lawyer seeking an interesting project over the short term.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisting in the review and preparation of legal documents, including contracts, agreements, and policies.
  • Conducting legal research and drafting memoranda on a wide range of legal issues.
  • Managing and maintaining legal databases and documents.
  • Other ad hoc duties.

Requirements:

  • Hong Kong qualified lawyer with circa 2-3 years PQE ideally with experience working in corporates or law firms
  • Excellent research, writing, and analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work well independently and as part of a team with strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and legal research tools
  • Knowledge of financial services industry is a plus
  • Proficiency in English is essential, ideally wiht Cantonese to be able to communicate effectively on legal matters with internal stakeholders. 

In addition to daily 5 hour days, this role also enables a hybrid working arrangement with some days serving onsite, others, remotely.