Legal Counsel (Telecommunications)

Job Title: Legal Counsel (Telecommunications)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 110000 to SGD 200000
Contact Name: EC Chua
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 31, 2019 16:56

Job Description

  • Senior team member
  • Regional role
  • Broad based legal work

Our client is a world renowned digital infrastructure company, which serves some of the biggest technology companies globally.

Reporting into the APAC General Counsel, you will be a senior member of the legal team, and will independently front all complex transactions. The legal team is an established department within the organization, where business stakeholders understand how to effectively utilize the legal function.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating commercial agreements
  • Independently work with external counsels on complex transactions in various jurisdictions
  • Advising business and sales teams of on legal issues across a multicultural environment
  • Providing legal support for matters including HR, leases and day-to-day operational agreements
  • Working collaboratively with technical, regulatory, compliance, and IP teams to develop new products and negotiate complex, high-value solutions

Key Requirements

  • A J.D., LLB or LLM (or equivalent) with bar admission in at least one relevant jurisdiction
  • A minimum of ten (10) years of post-qualification experience
  • In-house experience in a carrier/telecom company or in top law firm preferred
  • Strong drafting and negotiation skills, with excellent business judgment and strategic thinking

You should possess a JD or LLB with minimum 10 years of experience. Prior experience in the technology / IT infrastructure sector will be ideal.

Please email your updated CV to for a confidential discussion.


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