• Preparing, reviewing, and handling all types of corporate, investment, and commercial-related agreements, including, but not limited to, joint venture agreements, shareholders’ agreements, merger and acquisition agreements, and other ancillary agreements.• Formulating legal strategies, providing legal opinions and analytical responses to clients’ requests for legal advice, and acting as the primary point of contact for clients.• Reviewing and analyzing newly assigned and existing matters in order to provide the appropriate legal representation until the matter is concluded. • Drafting all necessary documents to provide legal representation to clients and directing them through the appropriate office procedures to produce final documents.• Advising and communicating regularly with clients regarding the status of their matters while effectively conducting negotiations, when appropriate, to resolve matters on behalf of clients.• Developing a business network and performing assigned administrative matters, including billing and collection of fees for legal work performed.
This opportunity would suit a diligent and career-focused attorney who wants to handle a high-quality caseload for global clients. In addition to the foregoing practical experience requirements, you will have:• At least 8 years of work experience in general law practice, preferably with at least some legal experience in Myanmar. Experience in more than one jurisdiction would be an advantage.• A valid license to practice law in any jurisdiction.• Fluency in English and excellent English writing skills.• Excellent drafting, analytical, research, and communication skills.• Excellent problem-solving abilities and strong commitment to client service.• Strong case, client, and team management skills• Willingness to travel as needed
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Tilleke & Gibbins is a leading Southeast Asian regional law firm with over 150 lawyers and consultants practicing in Bangkok, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Jakarta, Phnom Penh, Vientiane, and Yangon.Our firm represents the top investors and the high-growth companies that drive economic expansion in Asia in the key areas of commercial transactions and M&A, dispute resolution and litigation, and intellectual property.Established in 1890, we have grown into the largest independent law firm in Thailand and a leading international firm in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam due to our client focus, regional expertise, and international vision.Client Focus. We are committed to our clients’ long-term success. To this end, we take the time to learn about our clients’ unique corporate culture and operations, their goals for their business, and how we can best provide value. We understand that value is a key driver in our relationship with our clients, and we are committed to providing efficient, effective, and responsive legal services that deliver tangible results for our clients.Regional Expertise. Clients rely on our unparalleled expertise in both the law and the business climate. We know the key industries and players, and we can identify advantageous private partnerships and areas for government collaboration. Beyond business transactions, we help our clients to overcome language barriers and to appreciate the historical and cultural factors that impact doing business in Southeast Asia.International Vision. Our roots are in Southeast Asia, but our practice is global. Our corporate clients include world leaders in the fields of pharmaceuticals and healthcare, energy and infrastructure, consumer goods and retailing, manufacturing, financial services, information technology, and telecommunications. We proudly help global companies excel in Asia and domestic companies shine abroad.For these reasons and more, our clients trust us with their biggest deals, their most precious intellectual property, and their most critical legal matters. We invite you to take a closer look at our practices and to contact us if we may be of assistance.