Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a US headquartered law firm looking to hire an experienced Corporate Associate with c.1 - 3 pqe to join its partner led Dubai corporate practice. The firm would be interested in a Common Law qualified Junior Associate to undertake a broad ranging corporate transactional role.
The role will involve working closely with the 2 Corporate Partners in the firm’s Dubai office, as well as part of the wider Middle East and international network. The firm is long standing in the Middle East market, with both a good reputation and client base. They are looking for a Corporate Lawyer to undertake M&A, JV’s, and corporate advisory work as and when required. The work will involve acting for high profile clients and complex matters, so demonstrable experience of leading on transactions is essential, combined with excellent academics.
This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing law firm in the UAE market with clear long-term career developments prospects.
The firm is interested in speaking to a Common Law qualified Corporate Solicitor with c.1 - 3 years + post qualification experience gained at an international / legal directories ranked law firm , having experience dealing with a broad range of corporate work. Arabic language skills are not required for this role. The firm is interested in a Common Law qualified lawyer, either already based in the UAE / Middle East or currently interested in relocating from the UK, Australia, New Zealand etc. Competitive tax free remuneration and package on offer to attract a high caliber 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.