This Fortune 500 industrial conglomerate is seeking an energetic, highly motivated senior attorney with proven people management experience to join its APAC legal team as Asia General Counsel based in Shanghai. In this role, you will be responsible for providing legal support for all aspects of its operations across Asia.
You should have solid technical skills and substantial experience in leading and managing a team of professionals at law firms. A hands-on and pragmatic leader with a strong executive presence and a willingness to be a team player is preferred. An LLM or US J.D. and industrial/engineering experience are highly desirable. Fluency in written and oral English and Mandarin Chinese is required.
Established in 2006, Vantage Asia is an independent business-to-business publisher based in Hong Kong. We publish three of the region’s leading legal magazines – Asia Business Law Journal, China Business Law Journal and India Business Law Journal – and produce vantageasia.com, a leading digital resource for in-house counsel, lawyers in private practice and other legal and business professionals with an interest in the Asia-Pacific region. We also publish China Lexicon, a unique fully bilingual hard-back book covering the complexities and nuances of translating legal terms and definitions between English and Chinese, and organize events – including the CBLJ Forum – for senior Asia-focused business and legal professionals.