Job description / Role
Seeking Corporate partners with a decent book of portable business. This is a well established Corporate team with a strong name in the market, seeking a senior hire to help spearhead planned growth in the region
Highly respected international law firm with a strong presence in the Middle East. They typically hire from top Magic and Silver Circle law firms, and the corporate team has a very strong reputation in this region. Currently in the midst of an impressive period of growth in the Middle East, and this hire would be one of the most important.
Senior role within the Corporate department, expected to bring business in and grow the firm's profile in the region. Also some expectation to lead the team and mentor juniors. Current department is well versed in M&A, PE, Joint Ventures, Restructurings and Reorganisations, etc.
This hire would have the rare opportunity to be at the very helm of a market leading corporate team. It would be a role of some significance not just in the local office, but globally. The firm is going from strength to strength, and their Middle East presence is very stable, so this role would offer some security and peace of mind in what is a volatile market.
The ideal candidate should be a partner already, with a portable book of business, and with some years of experience in the Middle East. However we are also open to considering quality Senior Associates and Counsel level candidates that have a demonstrable client following and are hungry for a step up.
You should have a background from international law firms, and excellent technical ability in transactional corporate matters.
About the Company
Michael Page is one of the world’s leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.
The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:
Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal
The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.
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