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Transactional Japanese Attorney

18/03/2021

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A market-leading global business needs an attorney to lead transactions both in Japan and internationally, including corporate, finance and private equity.

Responsibilities:
  • Provide legal advice to business team members.
  • Draft, review and negotiate investment documentation and other legal documentation.
  • Monitor new laws and regulations and any significant regulatory/industry developments and update team members and management.
  • Work independently but also as a team player.
  • Participate and contribute to training, workgroups and other meetings as required.
Requirements:
  • Experience on corporate and/or finance transactions.
  • Ability to work effectively with internal and external clients in Japan and globally.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and confidently with individuals at all levels of seniority and from different cultures.
  • Willingness to take ownership of assigned matters or projects.
  • Qualified lawyer licensed in Japan.
Preferred Skills:
  • Wide range of legal experience including corporate transactions M&A transactions and financings including experience managing and leading significant transactions.
  • Confident not only in advising on legal issues related to the coverage area but also managing relationships with and expectations of business people and management.
Language:
  • Native level Japanese and business level English ability.
Other:
  • Ability to communicate effectively and confidently with individuals at all levels of seniority and from different cultures.
  • Willingness to take ownership of assigned matters or projects.
  • Have a proactive and can-do attitude.
  • Detail-oriented and the ability to act with perspective.

 

For more information about the position, please email Paul Cochrane directly.