Employment Associate (Law Firm)

Job Title: Employment Associate (Law Firm)
Location: Singapore
Reference: CT/EALAWFIR/
Contact Name: Clement Tan
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2019 15:55

Job Description

  • Working with an experienced and warm Partner, known to be an excellent mentor          
  • Broad scope of contentious and non-contentious employment legal work
  • Regional scope of work across ASEAN and North Asia

Our client, a Top Law Firm, is looking to hire an excellent Employment Associate. This is an exciting regional role, in a practice that is increasingly in demand by the market. This is an excellent opportunity for an Associate to develop both contentious and non-contentious experience

Key Responsibilities 

  • Representing corporate clients on their employment-related disputes
  • Representing High Net Worth individuals on their employment-related disputes
  • Advising on HR and immigration matters
  • Drafting and negotiating various corporate employment contracts across the region
  • Drafting and reviewing policies and internal guidelines on best employment practices
  • Conducting the employment aspect of due diligence in M&As
  • Advising on terminations, secondments, re-employments and non-traditional work arrangements

Key Requirements

  • Called to the Singapore Bar, with at least 2 PQE
  • Excellent academic qualifications from a top university
  • Prior experience with employment disputes or employment advisory matters
  • The ideal candidate is articulate, meticulous and passionate about employment work

EA Licence No.: 15S7496

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