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Senior Legal Counsel, Hang Seng Investment Management LimitedHang Seng Bank Ltd
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  • Posted on 18 Apr 2019
Senior Legal Counsel, Hang Seng Investment Management LimitedHang Seng Bank Ltd
Job Highlights
  • Qualified Lawyer with a minimum of 10 years
  • Experienced and confident practitioner
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
Job Description

Investment Services

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our department as Senior Legal Counsel, HSVM.


 Principal responsibilities

  • Provide expert and professional legal advice, guidance and support to ensure that the legal and reputational risks faced by Hang Seng Investment Services (HSVM) is identified, reported and mitigated. 
  • Be the accountable lawyer to the executives of HSVM on all material legal issues that the business faces
  • Execute against relevant policies and procedures for HSVM to ensure that legal role in the second line of defence can be executed
  • Advise relevant Management on non-standard legal and reputational risks
  • Evaluate and respond to changes in legal and regulatory requirements as they arise 
  • Maintain detailed knowledge of HSVM / Hang Seng Bank / Group operations and policies



  • Qualified Lawyer with a minimum of 10 years relevant post qualification experience
  • Experienced and confident practitioner
  • Up-to-date knowledge of developments in own industry sector
  • Ability to prioritize workloads in terms of legal risk and commercial consideration
  • Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Lateral thinking and problem solving ability
  • Stamina and ability to work under pressure


All information provided by applicants will be used only for recruitment purposes and will be used strictly in accordance with the Bank's personal data policies, a copy of which may be obtained by the applicant upon request. Unless otherwise instructed in writing by the applicant concerned, applicants may be considered for other suitable positions within the Bank and its related companies. The personal data of unsuccessful job applicants may be retained for a maximum of two years from the date when the job application is rejected and such data may be retained for a longer period if there is a subsisting reason that obliges the Bank to do so, after which the personal data will be destroyed.

Additional Information
Career Level
Not Specified
Years of Experience
10 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Company details

A Career with Hang Seng Bank

Hang Seng is committed to service excellence. Our people are our most important asset and play a vital role in our efforts to continually enhance our performance for customers and provide best-in-class products and services. We seek to attract high-calibre talent by offering a dynamic working environment, good career development opportunities and competitive compensation packages.