International Attorney Opportunities

Legal Consultant

Beijing, China

Position Summary
Our Shanghai representative office is seeking to hire a legal consultant to be part of our Shanghai legal team. This position will be located in Beijing as a resident of our subsidiary office.

Candidates must have a degree in law and be PRC-licensed. Qualified candidates will have at least two years of experience working in a legal environment. The ideal candidate will have a broad knowledge of general corporate law and will be expected to work on various matters in different practice areas, including intellectual property. This position is responsible for providing legal research, writing, discovery and other substantive support for attorneys.

Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with stellar academic credentials, superb judgment and communication skills and a commitment to excellence, and have the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

We have developed a unique and effective approach to helping our clients succeed in China and work with our Chinese clients as they expand abroad. We combine sophisticated U.S. counsel, international ability and unmatched local acumen to create powerfully effective legal solutions. In total, we have relationships with more than 300 lawyers in seven cities in China, with access to a cross-section of talent that provides our clients with comprehensive support for any China-related transaction or dispute.

Nixon Peabody offers challenging work, a friendly environment and an excellent benefits package. We are always looking for outstanding lawyers with diverse backgrounds and experience to complement our strengths and become part of our exciting future.

Principals only. For more information about applying for this position, please contact Jackie Van Laeken at

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