Legal Counsel (Aviation)

Posted 30 January 2020
SalarySGD 120000 to SGD 200000
Job type Permanent

Job Description

  • Global MNC with broad regional scope
  • Dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Competitive package with strong bonuses

Our client, a global MNC in the aviation space, is looking to hire a legal counsel as part of their team. This role will support the business across the APAC region. Handling a wide range of commercial contracts, negotiation, mergers and acquisitions as well as disputes. 

This role will be a key partner for the business in a wide range of legal, regulatory and operational matters. 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Advise on a range of regulatory, operational, corporate and commercial issues as well as employment and labour matters.
  • Managing disputes, if any
  • Legal support for the mergers, acquisitions and business development and M&A projects in APAC
  • Keeping the management abreast of necessary data protection, privacy and anti-corruption laws and regulations
  • Advising on potential compliance measures to manage risks
  • Providing advice on compliance with corporate governance requirements
  • Being an effective business partner to the regional management teams

 Key Requirements 

  • Called to the Bar in a commonwealth jurisdiction
  • At least 4 PQE, from a top law firm or reputable company
  • Excellent commercial drafting skills and transactional exposure
  • Able to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Initiated, creative problem solver, effective communicator


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