CML’s Ben Cooper was interviewed on RTHK last night on Newswrap – Hong Kong’s leading current affairs radio program. Forming an expert panel alongside the Minister for Trade and the Head of the Unions, Ben was interviewed about the recent job cuts at HSBC and the effect on financial services recruitment. To listen to the interview go to: http://podcast.rthk.org.hk/podcast/item.php?pid=83
By Graham on 9th September, 2011
Having successfully placed a number of senior lawyers in the past year, CML’s legal executive search team has been instructed on a number of exclusive mandates for Director level roles and above. If you are interested in discussing a potential mandate or if you are a senior lawyer looking for a unique managerial position please do not hesitate to get in touch.
By Graham on 21st July, 2011
As any lawyer in the IPO team of a Private Practice Firm, or in the Investment Banking Division of a bank in Hong Kong will tell you, IPO activity is still very high in Hong Kong.
By Graham on 21st June, 2011
A continued increase in trade, combined with a small number of lawyers wth the pre-requisite skill-set, has led to a number of high-profile banks and commodities trading companies struggling to find legal talent in the commodities area.
By Graham on 9th June, 2011
CML were once again invited to sponsor the ALB Law Awards Friday evening and once again the night was a resounding success. Ben, Eunice, Xavier and Jen attended the event at the end of a few days of client and candidate meetings in Singapore. We are all working on a number of interesting opportunities and it was great to meet with our clients and candidates in both formal and informal environments.
By Graham on 30th May, 2011
Most of the roles available in China for IP lawyers do tend to require PRC experience but there is a growing market for lawyers from other jurisdictions who have Chinese language skills, especially those that grew up in China before moving overseas.
By Graham on 23rd May, 2011
The need for compliance professionals is increasing all the time and is set to increase further. Compliance officers fulfil a range of roles, both very product specific; for example equity derivatives compliance, or more general; for example central or control room compliance
By Graham on 19th May, 2011