Legal Counsel, Litigation (Real Estate)

Job Title: Legal Counsel, Litigation (Real Estate)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 90000 to SGD 120000
Reference: EC/LC/L/RE/SG
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2019 17:10

Job Description

  • New role
  • Well established team
  • HQ environment

Our client, an international real estate company with a diversified portfolio, is looking to fill an in-house legal counsel, litigation role based out of Singapore. Reporting into the General Counsel, you will be part of a well-established team and advise on litigation related matters as well as having exposure to general corporate commercial matters.   

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in managing disputes/litigation and arbitration matters at the group level
  • Coordinate, instruct and manage external counsels on litigation matters
  • Support the team in other general corporate commercial matters other than advising on contentious matters
  • Advise stakeholders on possible legal risk and provide mitigation strategies
  • Ensure compliance to company’s policies and regulatory requirements
  • Assist in the drafting of policies, guidelines, legal templates and other documents to ensure best practices

Key Requirements

  • LLB/LLM qualified
  • Min 3 PQE
  • Experience gained with top Singapore law firms (litigation practice)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Team player who can operate independently and in a fast-paced environment

You are LLB/LLM qualified with 3 to 5 PQE (Singapore Bar) in the corporate & commercial litigation space. Prior experience in advising on disputes/litigation and arbitration matters in the real estate sector would be very well regarded.  

The company has a progressive environment, flat hierarchy and high growth trajectory. 

To be successful in the role, you will need to be collaborative, hands on and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

If you are keen to apply to this role, do send in your updated CV to


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