Well, maybe Beijing, China isn't as adventurous or exotic as it once was. But there's a firm looking for a capital markets attorney out there, and that is rare indeed. As always, the Job of the Week is brought to you by Lateral Link. For more information about this position, please contact Justin Flowers at email@example.com or 866.374.5829 (ext. 120). Justin is Lateral Link's Director for Asia and the Middle East. He has several years' experience recruiting partners and associates in international and domestic markets, and he splits his time between Asia and his current home in New York. Justin received his J.D. from NYU School of Law and practiced as a litigator in New York City prior to becoming a recruiter.
Position: Corporate/Capital Markets Associate or Counsel
Location: Beijing, China
Description: The Beijing office of our international law firm client seeks a mid to senior level associate (up to counsel level) with 3 - 10 years' large firm experience with exposure to both corporate and banking practices-- M&A, lending, corporate and equity capital markets. The practice involves outbound listings and corporate work for banks and corporations. Capital Markets knowledge (US and/or HK exchanges) and familiarity with financial institutions and regulatory work highly preferred. Responsibilities include advising on Chinese client IPO and pre IPO issues, and managing outbound M&A deals from both corporate and finance side. Must be internationally trained/admitted (US or other common law environment) and possess superior client relationship management skills. Chinese language skills are not required but are a distinct advantage given the client focus of the position.
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