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Posting Date: 2023-01-27
Leighton Contractors (Asia) Ltd
Leighton Contractors (Asia) Ltd

LEIGHTON ASIA, established in 1975, is a leading international construction company, delivers a portfolio of high-profile infrastructure projects throughout Asia, operations specialise in civil engineering and infrastructure, rail, roads and tunnels, as well as building works.

We are a member of the CIMIC Group, one of the world’s largest leading international contractors and the world’s largest contract miner. Our Group Principles are Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery. Safety is more than a Principle, it underpins everything we do.

As a leading construction provider, Leighton Asia is what it is today because of our people. Our people are the key asset driving the business. One of the Group’s highest priorities is to create a rewarding, challenging and safe workplace for all our people.

We invite high-calibre candidates to fill the following position in Hong Kong.


Legal Counsel

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provision of general legal and commercial advice to the business (covering tendering, project execution, disputes and general corporate).
  • Claims and Disputes - supporting the Projects and the Business Unit’s management in the preparation of contractual notices and claim documentation, and in the management of disputes.
  • Tender / Contract Reviews – review tender conditions and draft contracts to identify all key risks, terms and conditions and work with the business to identify appropriate risk-treatments.
  • Negotiation of contracts and settlement of disputes.


  • Bachelor or above in Law or related disciplines
  • Be a qualified lawyer in Hong Kong with a minimum 5 years' post-qualification experience in practising construction law in law firm or working as an in-house legal counsel for a construction and/or mining services company.
  • Well versed in Asia construction laws and litigation process
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Good analytical skill and detail-minded
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently 


Interested parties, please apply with full resume stating present and expected salary by clicking Apply.  By submitting your personal data for recruitment purposes, Applicants understood and agreed that the Company may retain such personal data up to a period of two years for the recruitment of any suitable position within the Company.

Information provided will be treated in strict confidence.  Applicants who are not invited for an interview within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful for the applied post.

For more information about Leighton Asia, please visit our Leighton Company Website.

Building / Construction 
Job Position Level:
Employment Term:
Full Time / Permanent 
Min. Edu. Level Req:
Minimum QF Level attained:
Total Working Exp:
Kwun Tong District / Kowloon Bay
  • Medical Insurance
  • Performance Bonus
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