Junior Associate

Job Description

  • Drafting, reviewing and translating legal documents such as commercial contracts, providing legal consulting service for general civil and corporate matters
  • Assisting partners for commercial dispute resolutions, drafting documents, attending litigation, arbitration, or enforcement proceedings
  • Providing advice on FDI related legal advisory services, company governance, business structuring, and support for the incorporation, modification, and deregistration procedures for foreign invested companies
  • Participating in legal due diligence and M&A related work
  • Being able to maintain and develop a solid client base
  • Preparing legal articles, presentations and translating legal documents
  • Doing other legal-related tasks and supporting activities assigned by the firm

Job Requirements

  • Master’s Degree in Law (Laurea Magistrale in Giurisprudenza) from Italian University.
  • Having passed the Italian Bar Exam (or) being registered as Trainee Lawyer at the local Bar Association.
  • 2-4 years working experience in corporate general and dispute resolution, preferably working experience in international law firm.
  • Familiar with general legal concepts and relevant legal experience, capable of independently dealing with assigned task, conducting legal research, and working with supervisors in case management.
  • Good team player with good interpersonal skills, excellent communication skills with clients, colleagues, and government officials.
  • Excellent oral/written Italian and English skills (skills in other foreign languages such as Chinese are not mandatory but appreciated).
  • Good organizational skills and are methodological in approach.
  • Self-motivated and Self-reliable with high ethical standards.
  • Be flexible and willing to travel abroad also for long periods and/or to relocate upon Firm’s request.