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Private Banking Products Legal Counsel #117733

Intermediate (3-6 years)


Technical Skills

  • Alternative Investments
  • Corporate Communications
  • ECM
  • Futures
  • IPO
  • Legal Advice
  • Marketing
  • Sales
  • Structured Products

Job Description

Private Banking Products Legal Counsel #117733

Location: Hong Kong-Hong Kong-Hong Kong

  • Part of a regional team providing support to the APAC Private Banking business. Providing legal advice with respect to the structuring, distribution and marketing of advisory service offerings, discretionary mandates and funds and alternative investments. This includes review and drafting of relevant product documentation, and providing advice on the selling processes, selling restrictions, cross border and regulatory requirements relating to the above.

  • Providing legal advice and transactional support on customized, bespoke transactions and solutions for ultra-high net worth private banking clients. These transactions include structured products, ECM and DCM private placement transactions and cornerstone / anchor IPO subscriptions. This includes review and drafting of term sheets, investor representation letters, subscription agreements, NDAs, nominee agreements and related documentation.

  • Advising on regulations and assisting with regulatory queries and updates with respect to all aspects of the private banking business, with a focus on product regulatory requirements.

  • Managing and providing legal advice on special projects and new business initiatives, at local, regional and global levels.

  • Reviewing and drafting of forms, agreements and related documentation relating to the private banking business.

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  • 3 - 6 years PQE (in a recognized common law jurisdiction and/or international commercial practice)

  • Good familiarity with financial instruments and products.

  • Good familiarity with Hong Kong financial regulations (including the Securities and Futures Ordinance, Banking Ordinance and related regulations).

  • Familiarity or basic understanding of Singapore financial regulations (including the Securities and Futures Act and Financial Advisers Act) will be a bonus.

  • Enthusiastic and eager to learn.

  • Strong team player and yet is able to work independently with minimum supervision.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills.

  • Excellent drafting and legal interpretation skills.

  • Ability to effectively manage internal stakeholders and external counsel.

  • Must be pro-active and possess the initiative to drive projects and matters to resolution.

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelIntermediate (3-6 years)
Education LevelNon-specified
Credit SuisseInvestment Banking and Brokerage

One Austin Road West, Kowloon, Hong Kong

directions_walk22 mins walk from Austin MTR Station