ASSOCIATE IDR ( Insolvency and Restructuring ) - Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong

Contract Type: Full-time

Closing Date: 14 June 2019

ASSOCIATE IDR ( Insolvency and Restructuring ) - Hong Kong

Walkers is internationally recognised as having one of the premier offshore insolvency, restructuring and dispute resolution practices, and is looking to expand its team in Hong Kong by recruiting an enthusiastic associate with 2-7 years post qualification experience to assist on a diverse spectrum of work, with a focus on Cayman Islands and British Virgin Islands related restructuring and insolvency issues.

The successful candidate will be involved in advising mainly Asian based creditors, debtors and insolvency practitioners on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious corporate and financial restructuring and insolvency, as well as advising clients on a wide range of issues that arise in relation to distressed investment vehicles, in particular hedge funds and private equity funds.

The role offers an exciting opportunity to an ambitious and hardworking associate to join an established but growing team in an international law firm with a first class reputation.

The Candidate

  • 2-6 years PQE gained in a reputable law firm or financial institution, with a strong international law firm training and background (offshore or onshore).
  • Common law qualified, preferably England & Wales.
  • Experience in commercial and/or insolvency and restructuring matters.
  • Ambitious, hardworking and a good team player.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Excellent writing skills.
  • Chinese Language skills preferred.
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