Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a global law firm which is looking to hire a Commercial Litigation & Dispute Resolution Associate at c.1 -2 pqe to join its leading offering in Dubai. The firm would be interested in a high quality Common Law qualified junior associate to undertake a broad ranging disputes.
The role will involve working closely with the Partners in the firm’s Dubai office, as well as part of the wider Middle East and international network. The firm has a leading reputation and stellar client-base, both in the Middle East and globally. The organisation is looking for a lawyer to work on high value, complex cross-border litigation and investigations, as well as international arbitration work across the EMEA region.
This is an excellent opportunity to join one of the global elite law firms which is well established in the UAE market. This role offers clear long-term career development prospects and the opportunity to work on high profile deals.
The successful candidate should be a Common Law qualified litigation and arbitration Solicitor with 1 - 2 years post qualification experience gained at a leading international / legal directories ranked law firm. The ideal candidate should also have experience of dealing with a broad range of contentious work. The work will involve acting for high profile clients and complex matters. Arabic language skills are not required. The firm is interested in a Common Law qualified lawyer, either already based in the UAE / Middle East or interested in relocating from a top tier firm in the UK, Sydney, etc. Excellent 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.