Bilingual Litigation Associate 1 – 3 PQE



Ref: GP186-4826

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Charterhouse is working with a well-regarded law firm which is looking to hire a Litigation and Dispute Resolution Associate with c. 1 – 3 PQE to join its existing market leading offering in Kuwait City. The firm would be interested in a high quality fully bilingual (Arabic & English) associate to undertake a broad ranging role with experience gained ideally of the Kuwait or alternatively the GCC market / court system.

The role will involve working closely with the Partners in the firm’s Kuwait office. The firm has a leading reputation and stellar client-base, both in the UAE and Middle East. The firm is looking for a Lawyer to work on complex litigation, investigations and criminal work in Kuwait and elsewhere in the Middle East as required.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a high profile law firm which is well established in the Kuwait market with clear long-term career developments prospects and the opportunity to work on high profile matters on offer for an ambitious individual.


The firm is interested in speaking to a qualified Lawyer with 1 -3 years post qualification experience gained at a leading law firm with experience of dealing with a broad range of contentious work. The work will involve acting for high profile clients and complex matters, combined with excellent academics. To be considered you will be fully bilingual in Arabic and English with familiarity of the Kuwait / a GCC countries court system. Competitive tax free remuneration and package on offer to attract a high calibre individual.

About the Company

The Charterhouse brand and business was launched in Dubai and the Middle East in April 2004 by a team of international recruiters and management consultants, after its inception in Sydney, Australia in September 2003. Charterhouse Middle East is now positioned as the leading regional recruiter within its area of disciplines and functional markets.

Charterhouse offers professional and bespoke contingency and retained search services to all sectors of the market. Service quality is guaranteed, thanks to a particular focus on flexibility. Charterhouse was the first international search and selection business to establish Dubai as its base. The growth in the Middle East region has been mirrored by Charterhouse globally, with offices now in Abu Dhabi, Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne, Perth and Sydney.

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