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Senior Legal Counsel

Leighton Asia

LEIGHTON ASIA, established in 1975, is a leading international construction company, delivers a portfolio of high-profile infrastructure projects throughout Asia, operations specialize in civil engineering and infrastructure, rail, roads and tunnels, as well as building works.

We are a member of the CIMIC Group, one of the world’s largest leading international contractors and the world’s largest contract miner. Our Group Principles are Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery. Safety is more than a Principle, it underpins everything we do.

As a leading construction provider, Leighton Asia is what it is today because of our people. Our people are the key asset driving the business. One of the Group’s highest priorities is to create a rewarding, challenging and safe workplace for all our people.

We invite high-calibre candidates to fill the following position in Hong Kong.

LinkedIn: https://hk.linkedin.com/company/leighton-asia-india-and-offshore

Twitter: https://twitter.com/leightonasia

Job Duties

  • Provide legal advice regarding rights, obligations, contract administration, claim strategy
  • Play a role in Tender Review to provide legal risk assessment advice
  • Negotiate of contracts and settlement of disputes and to ensure it follows the Company dispute resolution procedures
  • Prepare close out report for all dispute cases

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Law or related disciplines with qualified Lawyer license to practice in Hong Kong
  • At least 8 years post qualification experience practicing construction law in top tier law firm or working as an in-house legal counsel for a construction company
  • Well versed in Asia construction laws and litigation process
  • Good analytical skill and detail-minded

Interested parties, please apply with full resume stating present and expected salary by clicking Apply Now. By submitting your personal data for recruitment purposes, Applicants understood and agreed that the Company may retain such personal data up to a period of two years for the recruitment of any suitable position within the Company

Information provided will be treated in strict confidence. Applicants who are not invited for an interview within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful for the applied post.

For more information about Leighton Asia, please visit our Leighton Company Website.

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Job ref no. CT3114386-01#6056
Salary
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Job Function
Industry
Employment Term
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 8 years
Career Level
  • Middle management level
Education
  • Degree