Legal Counsel - Investment Banking

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 23 Feb 19

Legal Counsel - Investment Banking

Language Proficiency

Japanese: Fluent
English: Fluent

A Global Investment Bank is looking to strengthen it's Corporate & Investment Banking division in Japan with the addition of a qualified Lawyer


  • Partner closely with front office in structuring and executing various transactions.
  • Improve policies and procedures relating to documentation standards for the bank.
  • Be consistently up-to-date on the latest legal and regulatory developments that could influence new product structuring.
  • Advise the Business with client negotiations and documentation.
  • Good opportunity to join a close knit team at a top tier gaishikei financial institution in Japan.

Required skills
  • Qualified lawyer in Japan, US, UK, or Australia/NZ
  • Legal experience within financial services; ideally in M&A, DCM, ECM or Loans
  • Fluent Japanese & English

About our client

A leading financial institution with a dynamic working environment, international culture and stable presence in the Japan market

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.