Legal Counsel, M&A and Capital Markets (Conglomerate/Diversified)

Job Title: Legal Counsel, M&A and Capital Markets (Conglomerate/Diversified)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 150000 to SGD 200000
Reference: EC/LC/DIV/SG
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 09, 2020 12:51

Job Description

  • Global coverage
  • Transactional work
  • Well-established team

We have been mandated by our client, a listed global conglomerate to fill a newly created legal counsel role.

Reporting into the Group General Counsel, you will be working closely with an established Legal team as well as partnering key business stakeholders. The organization has a diversified portfolio and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work across a broad range of general corporate, M&A and listed co (Capital Markets) matters

You are legally qualified (Singapore BR) with 5-10 PQE. Experienced in advising transactional, general corporate/commercial and listed co matters will be well regarded. Candidates who has litigation grounding earlier in his/her career will also have a clear advantage.

This opportunity is well suited for law firm candidates looking to transit in-house.

 Key Responsibilities 

  • Advise senior management and business stakeholders on all legal, compliance and regulatory matters
  • Draft, review and negotiate broad range of commercial contracts across multiple business segments
  • Advise on complex transactional matters i.e. M&A/JV, Listed Co (Capital Markets) and Investment activities
  • Supervise and liaise with outside counsel on litigation/dispute matters
  • Assist in advising stakeholders topics related risk management and group compliance

Key Requirements 

  • LLB/LLM qualified
  • Bar qualification from major jurisdictions (Singapore Bar)
  • Relevant experience gained from a tier 1 law local or international law firms
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


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