International Transaction Lawyer (M&A)

2-7 years
2 months ago
Job Description

Job Summary:

Most of the work involves international dimensions and ranges from commercial contracts, cross-border transactions and M&A deals of various sizes. The lawyer will also be required to work on a broad mix of challenging transactions,including public and private M&A (including divestments), joint ventures, start-ups, and securities offerings.


  • Review and negotiate commercial contracts for cross border transactions, including complexed transactions in multiple jurisdictions
  • Provide legal advice and recommendations to business units on various issues in relation to commercial contracts, regulatory compliance and M&A investments
  • Participate in M&A deals, including conduct legal due diligence, prepare, negotiate and provide advice on M&A transaction documents such as share purchase agreement, shareholders agreement and JVA, prepare legal opinion, and facilitate signing and closing
  • Participate in business restructuring projects (such as amalgamation, merger and EBT), including preparation of transaction documents.
  • Manage external foreign legal advisors.
  • Contact and coordinate with foreign government authorities.


  • Bachelor's or higher degree in Law
  • 2-7 years experience in legal profession in the field of commercial contracts or M&A (reputable law firms or multinational company)
  • Fluent in English both verbal and written
  • Knowledge and understanding about listed company, corporate governance principles and best practices
  • Fundamental knowledge on tax issues related to M&A and international transactions
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with others
  • Able to work independently and travel overseas for work
  • Having ability to prioritize work and to work well under pressure
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills, particularly ability to think spontaneously
  • Notary public license, knowledge in ESG and business literacy are a plus




M&A deals
best practices
legal due diligence
tax issues
shareholders agreement
cross-border transactions
business literacy
public and private M&A
share purchase agreement
corporate governance principles
business restructuring projects

The Siam Cement Public Company Limited is the largest and oldest cement and building material company in Thailand and Southeast Asia. In 2016, SCG was also ranked as the second largest company in Thailand and the 604th largest public company in the world by Forbes.

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