Legal Associate (M&A)
Salary Market Aligned
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant Jian Nee Ong
Job Ref 1839830/001
Date posted 16 August 2022kuala-lumpur legal/commercial-law 2022-08-16 2022-10-15 legal Kuala Lumpur MY Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A Legal Associate (M&A) job has become available at a reputable law firm in Kuala Lumpur, due to significant growth over the years.
About the Legal Associate (M&A) Role:
This role will be essential to the continued growth of the corporate (M&A) practice of the firm and is for a corporate lawyer with a practice focus on M&A transactions and experience advising and leading negotiations for and with an international clientele.
- End-to-end involvement and independently working on mergers and acquisitions (public and private), joint ventures, takeovers with a particular focus on cross-border transactions and servicing foreign clienteles/MNCs
- Familiar with drafting/reviewing of corporate and commercial documentation
- Render accurate and concise legal and regulatory advice relating to laws and regulations affecting major sectors of the Malaysian economy
- Proactively and confidently manage clients and expectations with professional responsiveness, as part of the firm’s business development and during all touch points with the clients
To succeed in this Legal Associate (M&A) role, you must have the thirst and grit for a challenge in a fast-paced private practice environment and be able to lead in direct negotiations on an international platform.
- Admitted as an advocate and solicitor of the High Court of Malaya, between three to six years of PQEs
- Strong academic achievements with no less than 2:1 obtained for the Bachelor of Laws, LL.B / equivalent
- Experience abroad and/or servicing foreign clientele and/or MNCs is an advantage
- Strong exposure to and specialisation in M&A transactions including cross-border, traditional and private transactions
- Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a fast-paced environment
- Driven and ambitious with strong interest to practice as a corporate M&A lawyer
The firm has a strong and established corporate M&A practice and is determined to offer exciting opportunities to their lawyers to grow with a specialist portfolio within this practice area. This firm would be the stepping stone towards greater career progression.
This Legal Associate (M&A) role is for you if you are a dynamic and driven individual with passion for corporate M&A work and if you are someone who would go the extra mile for high-level transactions.
Apply now or send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org for a confidential discussion on this role.
Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
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