Job description / Role
Charterhouse is working with a Magic Circle law firm who are looking to hire an experienced Corporate Associate / Senior Associate with c 4 – 8 PQE to play a key role within its offering in Abu Dhabi. The firm would be interested in a high quality Common Law qualified mid to senior level Associate to undertake a broad ranging corporate / private equity transactional role.
About the role
The role will involve working closely with the corporate Partners in the firm’s Abu Dhabi 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 firm is looking for a Corporate Lawyer to undertake M&A, Private Equity, JV’s, ECM and corporate advisory work as required.
This is an excellent opportunity to join one the global elite law firms which is well established in the UAE market with clear long-term career developments prospects and the opportunity to work on high profile deals on offer for an ambitious individual.
The firm is interested in speaking to a Common Law qualified Corporate Solicitor with c.4 – 8 years + post qualification experience gained at an international / legal directories ranked law firm and experience of dealing with a broad range of corporate work. 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. Arabic language skills are desirable, but not essential. You should either be already based in the UAE / Middle East or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia, New Zealand 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.