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Corporate M&A Lawyer - Singapore

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: $200000 - $220000 per annum, Benefits: bonus, healthcare
  • Job reference: MAjan18
  • Sector: Banking and Finance, Compliance, Corporate and Investment banking, Selby Jennings
  • Date posted: 12/01/2018
Top tier Corporate with strong Global presence seeks APAC M&A Lawyer to sit on the Legal team based in Singapore.

Our ideal legal candidate for this role should have solid M&A training from a leading law firm or in-house legal counsel.

The lawyer should have good experience in supporting a head of legal to manage the legal and compliance risks to ensure that the company is relevant to APAC legislation and multiple transactions.
Key Roles and Responsibilities of the Legal Counsel will include:   
  • Assisting on all corporate legal matters for the global business, including advising and negotiating on any corporate transactional matters, overseeing and executing on M&A and investments 
  • Maintain working knowledge of tax, intellectual property, employment, privacy, and related matters that arise in M&A 
  • Involvement with many internal functions to enable business and to mitigate and prevent legal risks by analysing proposed changes to determine impact
  • Involvement in various corporate exercises including liaising with internal and external parties
  • Any ad hoc projects in the legal counsel scope as required

Requirements of the Legal Counsel as follows:
  • Qualified Legal Counsel with 3 years of PQE from any jurisdiction
  • Solid legal experience and understanding of M&A
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
We invite all experienced Legal Counsel candidates who are keen to join this global corporate firm to please send your applications to us or call Olivia at +65 6589 4464 for a confidential discussion. Click on apply below with your applications or email them to

Selby Jennings is a Trading Style of Phaidon International (License number 16S8194)

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