Intellectual Property Associate


Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP186-5729

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Charterhouse is working with an international UK Law Firm, who is interested in hiring an Intellectual Property Associate to join their market-leading team in Dubai.

The role will involve working closely with the lead Partner in the firm’s Dubai office as well as part of its broader global network. The firm is looking at growing their IP and TMT practice in the UAE.

The position will revolve around assisting a variety of high value blue-chip clients, handling telecommunication, media and technology matters. You will be expected to provide intellectual property, technology, data protection and outsourcing as well as corporate support.

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, with the opportunity to play a key role in relation to high profile matters.


The firm is interested in speaking with candidates with a range of PQE, but should preferably be mid-level associates, with experience in intellectual property practices in international firms.

To be considered for this role, you should be common law qualified with excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal. Regional experience is an added advantage but not mandatory.

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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