Legal Associate

A prominent legal firm based in Kuala Lumpur looking for Legal Associate to join the organisation.

Your new company
A prominent legal firm with extensive international clientele based in Kuala Lumpur and looking for Legal Associate to join their organization.

Your new role
  • Accountable for handling mergers & acquisitions (public and private), shareholder agreements, join ventures, equity capital markets, corporate restructurings and reorganizations, schemes of arrangement and consolidation and general securities laws and commercial work.
  • Drafting/Reviewing various corporate commercial contracts and providing legal and regulatory advice.
  • Proactively managing clients and their expectations as part of the Firm’s business development.

What you'll need to succeed
We are looking for applicant with the key qualities listed below:

  • At least 3-7 years post admission experience
  • Have good academic results from a well-regarded university.
  • Post admission working experience obtained at a corporate, commercial or real estate practice of a major commercial law firm in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, London or Hong Kong.
  • Demonstrate strong drafting skills and proficiency in English. Bilingual and multilingual candidates will be prioritized.
  • Posses an outgoing personality and leadership qualities.
  • Clear demonstration of leadership skills and a strong team player.
  • Willing to travel
  • Applicants should be Malaysian citizen or hold relevant residence status only.

What you'll get in return
You will be joining an organization that prioritizes career development and rewards competitive salary based on your commitment and hard work.

What you need to do now
If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or email Josee Ku at or call at +603-27868600.

At Hays, we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply. #1230311


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Talk to a consultant

Talk to Josee Ku, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Kuala Lumpur
Level 26, Menara 3, Petronas

Telephone: +60327868600

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