Job ref no.: QLAD - legal counsel
Chong Hing Bank

Legal Counsel

Chong Hing Bank

Job Highlights

  • Legal support to projects in relation to HKMA
  • Provide legal advice to business units
  • Prepare and maintain internal policies & procedure


  • Provide prompt, professional and high quality legal advice to all relevant business units to protect the Bank’s business and reputation
  • Draft, review and negotiate a broad range of agreement documentation, aiming to reduce legal, operating and compliance risk
  • Keep abreast of market development in relating to banking industry (e.g. HKMA and other regulator’s new requirements), evaluate and respond to the legal changes on the Bank and provide legal updates to business units when appropriate
  • Provide legal support in relation to projects such as the implementation of SPM-CR-G-14, Stay Rules, Wealth Management Connect and/or other new projects as proposed by related regulated institutions
  • Conduct legal research, contribute in legal and regulatory proceedings, prepare and maintain internal policies & procedures, revisit existing templates
  • Implement, maintain and manage the Bank’s Legal Risk Management Policy


  • University graduate with a degree in Law
  • HK qualified with at least 5 years’ PQE with in-depth knowledge of banking related laws
  • High awareness and up-to-date knowledge to evolving regulatory standards and well familiar with the latest requirements from HKMA, SFC and other regulators
  • Hands-on experience in handling HKMA’s projects is preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, self-motivated and capable to accomplish tasks within deadline
  • Responsive and logical decision-making and analytical abilities
  • Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese

We offer competitive remuneration package and promising career opportunities to the successful candidates. Interested parties, please send full resume with current & expected salary and the date of availability to The HR Division, G.P.O. Box 2535, HK , or by clicking Apply Now. Please quote reference on your application. Information provided will be treated in strict confidence and only be used for recruitment purposes. Personal data of unsuccessful applications will be destroyed 24 months after the completion of the recruitment and selection exercise.

More job information
Job ref no. QLAD - legal counsel
  • 5-day week
  • Birthday leave
  • Dental plan
  • Discretionary bonus
  • Education subsidies
  • Insurance plan
  • Medical plan
Job Function
  • Central
Work Model
  • On-site / At the workplace
Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 5 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Senior management level
  • Degree