Projects and Construction Lawyer 4-6 PQE


Dubai, UAE

Ref: GP186-5176

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Charterhouse is working with a leading global law firm looking to hire a Projects and Construction Lawyer with 4-6 years PQE to join its market leading practice in Dubai.

The role will involve working closely with the lead Partner and senior Lawyers in the firm’s Dubai office and well as part of its broader Middle East network. The successful candidate will be required to support the transport and infrastructure practice, advising on a range of corporations operating in the energy and infrastructure sectors, as well as global financial institutions. Involvement in project development transactions for both borrowers and lenders in large scale energy and infrastructure projects. Leading and negotiating transactions, assisting and supervising more junior associates and trainees.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a global leading law firms 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 interested in speaking to Qualified Lawyer with 4-6 years post qualification experience gained at a leading law firm. Strong academic records and qualifications. Strong experience in projects, infrastructure development and construction matters. Experience of advising on project documents (power purchase agreements, land lease agreements, shareholders agreements, fuel supply agreement). Great understanding of project finance is desirable. Knowledge of PPP/PFI structures is essential.

Competitive 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.

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