Senior Legal Counsel position to lead the legal function across Asia Pacific
Based in Singapore
We currently seek a senior candidate for the position of Legal Counsel, to lead the function in Asia Pacific for a global real estate investment and asset manager. Reporting to the Global Head of Legal, the Legal Counsel for Asia Pacific will be responsible for providing a broad range of legal advice to the business across the region. The position will cover a wide range of areas in support of its global business activities as a real estate investment and asset manager. Typically, the Legal Counsel may be involved with advising the business on distribution, fund acquisitions and fund structuring, as well as general corporate and commercial matters applicable to a real estate asset management business. Main Duties and Responsibilities
Provide advice and manage external counsel onreal estate acquisitions and establishing and structuring fund vehicles;
Draft/review and negotiate contracts
Provide advice and legal assistance on a broad range of legal, corporate and regulatory matters
Providelegal counsel on company policies across APAC
Responsibility forlegal risks and local regulation
Develop and implementbest practice
Liaise closely with theglobal legal teams.
Technical Skills & Qualifications Required
A qualified lawyer with experience gained in house in financial services or with an internationally recognised legal firm.
Real estate or asset management experience
Alternative investment fund structuring
Managing external counsel
Cross border experience.
To apply for the position, please send your CV to email@example.com.