Legal Counsel, M&A Jobs in Singapore

    Legal Counsel, M&A

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    • Category Financial Services
    • Industry Financial Services
    • Function Legal & Compliance
    • Consultant Cynthia Teo
    • License No 16S8060�
    • Registration No R1546879�
    • Job Ref No X
    • Salary S$150,000 - S$250,000


    Kerry Consulting is working exclusively with an European Financial Institution to look for a seasoned Merger & Acquisition Legal Counsel to join the Asia Pacific Legal Team. The organization has been on rapid growth mode in the last 3 years and is a leader in the key markets that they operate in. You will be working in a closely knitted environment and will partner closely with the business development/corporate development team on all transactional matters across the APAC region. It is a high visibility role with frequent interaction with senior stakeholders.


    As a legal counsel within the team, you will be responsible for providing legal advice on all merger and acquisitions (M&A) and joint venture transactions in the APAC region. You will play a business partnering role to the business development team and provide legal advice on how to structure the deal and assisting to addressing all legal risks. You will work closely with external counsels in the review of these transactional documents and working closely with the team to close out on all outstanding matters.  You will also be responsible for providing corporate governance on the entities post the JV / M&A to ensure that they are operating within regulatory requirements.


    In order to succeed in this role, you should have a minimum of 6 years PQE with strong and deep expertise in M&A work either with a law firm or in an in-house environment. Candidates with cross boarder M&A experience will have an advantage.

    You should also be a self-starter and someone with good communication skills.

    To Apply

    To apply, please submit your resume or if you have any further questions, please reach out to Cynthia Teo(R1546879) at, quoting the job title. Rest assure that all applications are kept confidential.

    We regret that due to the volume of application, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    License No.: 16S8060

    Registration No.:R1546879