Charterhouse are working with an elite US law firm who is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor with c.4 - 7 PQE + to play a key role in its small high-end focused offering in Dubai.
About the role
The role will involve covering the full mix of banking work, covering the conventional and Islamic finance aspects of the full range of finance legal work i.e. corporate lending, project finance, restructuring, structured finance etc. The position will be to work closely with the lead Partner and clients in relation to playing a significant role in relation to transactions in the Dubai and broader international offices. The firm works with the leading financial institutions, SWF’s, governments, sponsors, lenders, corporates in the region, so an excellent opportunity to join a market leader with excellent long-term career prospects and path through to partnership.
The successful candidate should be a Common Law qualified banking Lawyer, based either in the UAE with a Magic / Silver Circle / top legal directories rated firm experience, or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia or New Zealand etc. Experience of Islamic and all aspects of finance is not required, although candidates interested in building broad experience. The firm remunerates on the US pay scales, there market leading tax free remuneration is on offer to attract a high calibre individual, relocation and career prospects on offer for an ambitious individual.