Position

Foreign Junior Associate for the Cross-Border Investment and Financing Department 

 

  Duties

1. Independently draft, check and revise English legal documentation; Including: contracts, memoranda, legal opinions and due diligence reports.

 

2. Communicate with clients on project progress, deal with problems that arise from the project and bring forward corresponding resolutions independently under the guidance of partners.

 

3. Perform and present research in relation to legal issues.

 

4. Complete projects and work delegated by the managing partner of cross-border investment and financing team.

 

5. Assist us in dealing with or organizing work in that involves international cooperation or communication.

 

  Requirements:

1. Be a national of a country where English is the mother tongue and enjoy native English fluency.

 

2. Have at least two to three years of working experience in legal services.

 

3. Have a Bachelor’s degree or above from an internationally recognized law school.

 

4. Enjoy a solid legal foundation and excellent writing skills.

 

5. Enjoy excellent communication skills.

 

6. Be a hardworking team member willing to help foster a collegial office culture.

 

7. Be reliable, studious and responsible with a long-term commitment to pursuing a legal career in China.

 

  Salary

An annual salary of ¥200,000 is provided. This salary is negotiable for applicants who demonstrate excellence.



  Address

601 Office Tower C1 Oriental Plaza, No. 1 East Chang An Avenue, Beijing


Introduction of Chance Bridge Partners

Chance Bridge Partners is a specialist law firm that excels in delivering advanced corporate, commercial and financial legal solutions to our clients. We have a proven reputation in success across many areas including, capital markets, international investment and financing, cross-border dispute resolution, property and real estate, corporate compliance and restructuring, intellectual property, international trade and anti-trust. Our high performing and highly skilled team enjoys rich practical international experience which empowers us to provide domestic and international clients with high quality legal solutions so that they can best mitigate risk and pursue their commercial ambitions.

 

Chance Bridge is an award-winning law firm. We were recently recognized by Chambers & Partners as the “most potential law firm of [2017]”. In 2016 Asian Legal Business recommended our firm in their Energy and Infrastructure Guide 2015. We received the “ALB Employer of Choice China” award from Asian Legal Business in 2015 and the “China Business Law Award” from the China Business Law Journal in 2014. Our managing partner, Ms. Ning Zhu, was recognized as one of the "Top 20 Lawyers Most Sought after in China" by Asian Legal Business, she was also recognized as one of “The A-List top 100 lawyers” by China Business Law Journal and one of her cases has been recognized as “Deal of the Year” by the China Business Law Journal.

 

Introduction of Cross-Border Investment and Financing Department

Chance Bridge Partners’ cross-border investment and financing business covers:

Inbound investment by foreign enterprises--through the establishment of representative offices, individually-owned subsidiaries, joint ventures, partnerships, joint-stock companies and other direct investment and reinvestment by foreign enterprises;

 

Outbound Investment--direct outbound investment and investment through setting up special purpose corporations in Hong Kong, the Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands and target countries; 

 

Cross-border Acquisitions--leveraged buyouts, priority acquisitions, interbank acquisitions, subordinated debt and high-yield bonds;

 

Foreign-related dispute resolution--taking charge of litigation, arbitration and dispute enforcement in relation to outbound investment cases by Chinese enterprises and inbound investment by foreign enterprises, including cooperating with foreign law firms to resolve disputes.

 

Contact information

Interested candidates should send CV to: hr@chancebridge.com

 
 



Internship Oppotunity for Foreign Lawyer or Law Student at Chance Bridge Partners
 
Area of Law:

The work will be primarily focused on foriegn investment (inbound) but will also include some work from other departments.
 
Job Description:
 
- Legal research
- Reviewing and drafting legal documents, legal opinions, etc.
- Drafting papers for the marketing team
- Participating in negotiations
- Giving weekly English training
- Other duties as may be required
 
Requirements: 
 
- Recieved or currently earning a law degree
- Fluent English
- Some Chinese language ability is a plus but not required
- Good skills in legal research and writing
- Good communication skills
- Willingness and ability to work independently on assignments
 
Candidates considering long-term employment in a Chinese law firm will be given priority.
Chance Bridge Partners will assist any candidate with visa requirements.

Chance Bridge's success and honor belong to our people!

We strive to attract the best talent and develop their abilities, by continuing to provide an excellent platform of support and helping young professionals grow through our knowledge management system.

We recruit on merit and believe in equality of opportunity. We search for people who share our values, fit with our culture and aspire to be the best.

After joining us, you will learn that we are fully committed to helping you develop your skills, whatever your role. You will gain the opportunity to learn as you work together with colleagues who are leaders in their field. At every step of your career, we will work with you to help you reach your career objectives.

 
Please send CV to: hr@chancebridge.com