Job description / Role
Our Client is one of the region's largest construction and property practices. They are currently looking for a Senior Associate to join their team in Dubai.
* To manage a caseload of mainly contentious construction matters.
* To Assist Partners with advisory work during project construction phase.
* To draft and negotiate a wide variety of building/engineering contracts.
* To provide advice on warranties, guarantees and appointment documentation.
* To assist Partners in delegation of work to and supervision of juniors in the team.
* To work closely with clients and continually developing the aptitude to foster long term client relationships
* To actively participate in practice group business development.
* Strong academic background and training from a recognized international firm/practice.
* At least 5+ years construction experience gained at a reputable law firm with a strong reputation in the field of construction litigation and international arbitration.
* An ability to work on both contentious and non-contentious matters is essential.
* Regional construction experience is necessary.
* Proven track record in taking a lead role in complex and high $ value litigation.
* A real interest in marketing/business development and the ability to foster long term relationships.
* A willingness to assume responsibility and take a pro-active and commercial approach to issues.
* An ability to work in a team and autonomously.
* Pro-active and commercial approach.
* Drive, enthusiasm and flexibility.
About the Company
Founded in 1948, Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE symbol: RHI) is the world\'s first and largest specialized staffing firm and a member of the S&P 500 index. We are a global leader in professional staffing and consulting services and the parent company of Protiviti, a leading independent internal audit and business and technology risk consulting firm. For 2006, Robert Half International reported revenues of $4 billion and now has staffing and consulting operations in more than 400 locations worldwide.
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