Regional Head of Litigation (International Law Firm) Description A highly acclaimed international law firm is looking to hire a heavyweight litigation partner to head up and run its regional dispute resolution practice from Hong Kong.
Our client currently has modest presence in Asia and is now undergoing incredible growth in the region across all key practice groups.
This role requires a visionary and collaborator to grow the litigation practice group even further and in accordance with the firm's strategy for its Asia hubs.
Candidates should be qualified to practice law in Hong Kong and have an impressive track record as a dispute resolution partner in a major law firm in Hong Kong working on high profile cases and for major corporate clients.
Strong leadership and management skills are essential for this role, as are excellent communication and motivational skills, Moreover, the firm's practice heads are considered genuine business leaders, so the successful candidate needs first rate strategic and commercial acumen, and an excellent reputation in the business and legal community.
In addition, lawyers from a general commercial litigation practice or with a focus on construction, real estate, financial services or marine and transport, would be of particular (though not exclusive) interest.
This role would suit someone wanting to consider a complete change in scenery, one that is refreshing and innovative; to be a part of a fast growing regional operation of a highly prestigious international law firm with a strong ethos on its core values, and delivering innovation in client care and employee care.
The culture of the office is down to earth, team focused, collaborative and good humoured. Global support service teams with huge investment in technology ensures that legal services are delivered in the most efficient and seamless manner in any jurisdiction they operate.
Country Hong Kong Company Legal Firm Salary US$80,000 - US$150,000 Working Hours Full-Time Contract Permanent Categories Investment / M&A / Portfolio Mgt, Legal Advisor / Counsel, Private Practice Industries null