Legal Counsel (Investment Management)

Job Title: Legal Counsel (Investment Management)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 80000 to SGD 180000
Reference: EC/LC/IM/SG
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2019 08:42

Job Description

  • Global remit
  • Visibility with Chairman and senior stakeholders
  • Wide-ranging investment interests

Our client is a multi-disciplinary international investment management firm with varied interests in Asia and the US. Singapore is the global headquarters, where the counsel will interface directly with the management team.

Reporting into the Group Counsel, you will provide support to key senior internal stakeholders on legal issues, negotiate M&A and service agreements with third parties, and manage external counsel.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare, draft and review a broad range of legal documents, correspondence, contracts, M&A related agreements and supporting documents, and corporate governance resolutions, and ensure compliance with relevant Singapore laws and regulations
  • Support due diligence of M&A transactions and provide advice to business teams
  • Manage commercial transactions and negotiations, including loans and inter-company affairs
  • Assist to manage and resolve disputes and related litigations

Key Requirements

  • Singapore qualified lawyer with 3 to 8 years of relevant experience in  private practice or in-house
  • Excellent knowledge of Singapore corporate laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders
  • Able to work in a multi-cultural and multi-jurisdictional environment
  • Integrity, honesty and an ethical work attitude

You should be qualified to the Singapore Bar with 3 to 8 years of experience. This will be an excellent opportunity for a lawyer who enjoys the close partnership with business, and to be involved in both legal and commercial decisions.

Please email your updated CV to for a confidential discussion.


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