Senior Legal Counsel (German Speaking)

€70,000 - €80,000  |  Malta

Our client, a global investment company that builds companies at the very forefront of biotech, spacetech, deep tech, fintech, and crypto, is looking to recruit a Senior Legal Counsel to join their local team. Reporting to the Head of Legal responsibilities would include:

  • Drafting, editing, negotiating and amending a wide range of German and English-language contracts
  • Developing strong relationships with relevant authorities and drafting responses to official queries
  • Providing day-to-day support to the Head of Legal
  • Providing expert and pragmatic legal advice to other stakeholders
  • Managing legal risk and giving proactive advice to reduce company exposure
  • Developing and drafting key standard policies and compliance documentation

Education & Experience:

  • Fully qualified lawyer with 5+ years of experience whilst German-qualified Rechtsanwalt is preferred
  • Experience in M&A's required preferably in an in-house context
  • Experience in dealing with cross-border issues involving working with foreign lawyers


  • Ability to operate with minimum level of supervision and in direct contact with internal clients
  • High professional standard of verbal and written communication
  • Full German professional proficiency required

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    Full Time
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  • Employer industry
    Financial Services
  • Languages
    English, German

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