Corporate M&A Associate 2-4 PQE


Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP186-5917

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Charterhouse is currently assisting with a search to identify Corporate M&A Associates for the Dubai office of an international law firm.

This is an opportunity to work for a leading firm and partake in intellectually challenging and rewarding work, this position will see close collaboration with the lead Partners and Fee Earners in the firm’s Dubai office and well as its broader global network. As part of the corporate team, you will be assisting the firm’s platinum clients.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global leading law firm which is well established in the UAE market with clear long-term career developments prospects and the opportunity to play a key role in relation to high profile matters.


Our client is seeking a high-quality qualified solicitor with 2-4 PQE gained in an established, international firm within the GCC. Common law qualification is preferred but not essential.

To be considered for this position, you will have a strong academic record, with established regional M&A and Private Equity experience. Arabic language skills are not required, but will be an advantage.

The role will require strong communication skills, with the ability to draft and deliver arguments and judgements succinctly, objectively and logically. You will need to have good judgement, and the ability to form and maintain strong client relationships.

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 Qatar, Hong Kong, Singapore, Melbourne and Sydney.

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