Legal Counsel, Corporate Real Estate (4 to 8 PQE)

Posted 26 October 2020
Job type Permanent
DisciplineChief Operating Officer & Governance

Job Description

  • Established legal team
  • APAC scope
  • Highly visible role

Our client, a US listed Technology MNC is looking to fill a newly created legal counsel.

Reporting into the Legal Director, you will be advising on a broad range of legal and compliance matters with a focus in real estate, construction and procurement topics across the APAC region.  

You are LLB qualified and called to a commonwealth Bar. Candidates with experience in Corporate Real Estate Practice and/or Construction Practice would be well regarded. Min 4 PQE. Chinese skills is a must due to the need to liaise with stakeholders in China.

If you are keen to apply to this role, do send in your updated CV to ecchua@space-exec.com


Key Responsibilities:

  • Draft, review and negotiate a broad range of commercial agreements related to Real Estate, Construction and Procurement
  • Support the team in other general corporate commercial matters
  • Advise stakeholders on possible legal risk and provide mitigation strategies
  • Ensure compliance to company’s policies and regulatory requirements
  • Assist on corporate secretarial matters to ensure all regulatory requirements are satisfied
  • Assist in the drafting of policies, guidelines, legal templates, and other documents to ensure best practices
  • Advise on compliance related matters

Key Requirements:

  • LLB/LLM qualified
  • Min 4 PQE
  • Corporate Real Estate experience (in-house and/or private practice)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player who can operate independently and in a fast-paced environment


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