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Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. With over 2,400 employees spanning North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable corporate legal departments to drive efficiency and growth to adapt to a demanding new era.
Axiom empowers you to take control of how you work while contributing your expertise to the world's best companies.
Currently, we're hiring a Legal Consultant – Employment to join us with:
A minimum of 3 years’ experience in the employment area, gained either within private practice or an in-house setting
Experience advising on (non-contentious and contentious) employment matters including conducting investigations, drafting responses to administrative charges, handling reductions in force, and developing and implementing employment handbooks, policies, and procedures
Knowledge of Hong Kong laws is essential with other APAC jurisdictions being an advantage though not essential
Excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced legal environment
Client service and commercial orientation
The responsibilities for this role will include:
Working with and advising business clients directly to provide guidance and practical solutions for employment law issues which may include grievances, disciplinary actions, recruitment, dismissals, redundancies, contracts of employment, separation agreements, compensation, bonus plans, pensions and benefits, performance management, secondment arrangements, and non-compete covenants
Developing an innovative approach to legal issues in support of strategic business initiatives and objectives with a high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgement
Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, offering access to a variety of professional development programs and continuing legal education opportunities.
Since 2000, we’ve reached legal professionals globally and been committed to reimagining legal work. We seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that, “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”.
Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy, and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times.
We understand that many legal professionals have chosen to adopt the consultancy model, and we are happy to discuss this option with you. We offer both consultants and employees the opportunity to work with our enviable client roster.
Contact us in complete confidence to find out more about opportunities to work with Axiom as an employee or consultant.
Axiom Global HK Limited is a registered employment agency (License #20870). Axiom, as a corporate entity, does not offer legal advice, and is not a registered foreign law firm.
Internal Number: 31876
Featured by the National Law Journal in their cover story "The Rise of the New Model Firm," Axiom is changing the way attorneys work and offering corporations a new way to work with them. Axiom offers attorneys sophisticated work and a more self-directed practice.
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