Legal Counsel, Asia Pacific

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Support business leaders and functional heads with contract review and legal advice on general matters, as well as support ad hoc projects or issues from legal and statutory perspectives.


  • Draft and review commercial contracts for the countries in Asia Region and maintain standardized contract review and administration.
  • Provide professional advice and practical solutions to issues arising during normal business operations in retail industry including leases, marketing and general commercial matters.
  • Provide training or direction internally on matters related to sound business practices and corporate governance.
  • Liaise with external lawyers on a wide range of issues.
  • Keep abreast of latest development of rules and regulations which are related to or affecting operations.
  • Provides support to Associate General Counsel on different assignments as allocated from time to time


Experience: Qualified lawyer with minimum 8 years of post-qualification experience in law firms and in-house.
Education: J.D., LL.B or its equivalent required.

  • High level of accuracy in work, attentive to details
  • Solid experience in contracts drafting and negotiation
  • Self-motived and ability to work under tight deadlines; ability to thrive in a fast-paced and high pressure environment
  • Good organizational and time management abilities with proficiency to multi-task and prioritize workload; solid decision-making skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with service and collaborative orientation
  • Excellent written and oral English and Chinese, Putonghua a must, Japanese language preferred

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