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Legal Counsel

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Job Reference 1180371

Location Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Industry Oil & Gas - FPSO

Function Legal

Job Type Permanent

Date Added November 30, 2022

Airswift has been tasked by one of our main Oil & Gas clients, and we would like to seek a Legal Counsel (Malaysia) to be based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.



  • Providing legal advice and support on a wide range of legal activities/issues
  • Ensure compliance with the internal controls, statutory regulations, and other formalities
  • To anticipate and manage the (legal) risks connected with or resulting from the business

strategy and operations

  • Draft legal documents such as contracts, statements, agreements, and other legal


  • Execute procedures for protecting patents, trademarks, and industrial designs
  • Handle/Manage litigation issues of the Company.
  • Keeping up with current changes in all relevant areas of laws and contributing to the enhancement of the knowledge base of the company’s legal function
  • Ensure all of the Company business operations are in compliance with the relevant laws and regulations
  • Guarantee that the organization is in compliance with all present business process laws.



  • Degree in Law and knowledge of the Employment Act (1955) would be an advantage.
  • Previous working experience as a Legal Counsel preferably in an oil and gas industry for a minimum of 10 years.
  • In-depth knowledge of administrative law and procedures
  • Good organizational, prioritization, and time-management skills Arbitration and mediation skills
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills

**Please note that only shortlisted candidate will be contacted**


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