Legal Counsel – SCMP – Hong Kong


Purpose of the Position:

Act as the trusted legal advisor and business partner by influencing and guiding business unit management on business decisions, contract negotiations, and legal projects as necessary.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide day-to-day legal oversight and counsel on a wide range of issues in supporting the business, including negotiate, draft and review all legal & corporate documents independently.
  • Provide legal advice and support to business unit management.
  • Assist Senior Legal Counsel in reviewing and drafting new company policies based on changing global laws and regulations.
  • Delivery legal related workshops to internal staff.

Job Requirements:

  • Qualified solicitor with at least 7-12 years post-qualification experience in in-house positions and/or private practice in reputable corporations or law firms.
  • Knowledge and experience in media law, intellectual property, contracts, data privacy, M&A, employment, and PRC laws.
  • Strong business acumen with high quality legal analysis and practical judgement. Able to spot issues & develop appropriate solutions.
  • A good problem solver, team player, and able to be responsive under tight deadlines.
  • Good drafting skills and good command of both English and Chinese.

Contact details


Work location will be at Causeway Bay office.

Interested parties please send curriculum vitae with full career details, salary history, availability and expected salary to the People Department, 19/F, Tower One, Times Square, 1 Matheson Street, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong or by clicking

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