The shipping and international trade sector is experiencing unprecedented change. With an ever more complex and challenging environment there has been an increase in demand for highly qualified mid-level shipping litigators.
Our client, an important and highly rated international firm, is looking for an excellent lawyer to work in their Hong Kong and Beijing office’s. The firm is offering industry leading work in their shipping and trade litigation practice, as well as arbitration.
Our client is not only an important international firm, it has a particularly significant China practice with enormously experienced practitioners; the successful candidate will work alongside the region’s award-winning tier one partners and will be an important member of the team. The right candidate will have experience in shipping and commodities litigation.
You will be involved in complex commercial litigation and will regularly act for the region’s most significant companies in the insurance market, shipping industry and energy sectors. Moreover, knowledge of international arbitration rules is key for this position; the successful candidate will participate in LCIA, HKIAC, SIAC and LMAA arbitrations.
The successful candidate will be an England and Wales or Hong Kong qualified lawyer with at least 5 years of experience in shipping and commodities litigation. The ideal candidate will have the option of relocating to Beijing, or alternatively will be able to work in the Hong Kong office. Additionally, Mandarin is a must for this important and highly coveted position.
For more information or to discuss further career opportunities please contact James on 0203 633 0962.
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