Litigation and Legal VP, Financial Institution

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥18,000,000 - ¥25,000,000 per year Foreign Multinational Work from Home or Hybrid
  • renowned multinational investment bank
  • Diverse and Vibrant working environment with decent salary

About Our Client

  • Reputable US multinational investment bank and financial services firm.
  • It operates as a leading player in global financial markets, offering a wide range of services to corporations, governments, institutions, and individuals.
  • Its expertise spans across mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, asset management, and financial advisory services. Its commitment to innovation and cutting-edge technologies has helped it maintain a strong presence in the ever-evolving financial landscape.

Job Description

  • Assisting with the comprehensive coverage of all employee matters including internal investigations, disputes and litigation management and advice in relation to employee related group company policies.
  • Assisting with the Firm's response to inspections and inquiries by regulators
  • Assisting with the maintenance, governance and administration of all group companies and their respective committees in Japan.
  • Assisting with JV-related and any other local/regional/global projects

The Successful Applicant

  • 5-10 pqe Bengoshi or foreign qualified attorney with relevant experience with some combination of FIEL, labor law, Company Act, internal investigation, and ligation.
  • Broad understanding of wholesale banking and/or wholesale financial services.
  • Ability to build relationships of trust with members of the Legal and Compliance departments and employees in the business unit and support & control functions in/outside of Japan.
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills - ability to communicate clearly and concisely both in person and in writing.
  • Confidence to use own initiative and apply judgment.
  • Enthusiasm and aspiration to learn and develop.
  • Bilingual: high fluency in both Japanese and English.

What's on Offer

  • being part of an inclusive culture that encourages diverse perspectives, innovation, and cross-collaboration to bring value to our clients. You'll find passionate people from all walks of life working together to make the world a little better every day.
  • competitive compensation and benefits package is designed to support the diverse needs of our employees and take care of you and your family.
Ying Wei
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Phone number
+81 3 6832 8969

Job summary

Attorney - In-house
What is your area of specialisation?
Financial Services
Tokyo 23 Wards
Job Type
Consultant name
Ying Wei
Consultant phone
+81 3 6832 8969
Job Reference
Company Type
Foreign Multinational
Work from Home
Work from Home or Hybrid

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.