Charterhouse is working with a leading UK headquartered international law firm who is looking to hire a Corporate Associate with c.2 – 6 PQE to play a key role within its established and expanding offering in Doha. The firm would be interested in a Common Law qualified Associate to undertake a broad ranging corporate role.
About the role
The role will involve working closely with the 2 corporate Partners in the firm’s Doha office, as well as part of the wider international network. The lead corporate Partner has a long-standing reputation and client-base in Qatar and across the Middle East, dealing with government, SWF, local family group / holding companies, along with multi-national corporations etc. The firm is looking for a Corporate Lawyer to undertake M&A, Private Equity, JV’s, ECM and corporate advisory work as required. This is an excellent opportunity to join a long-term, well established law firm in the Qatar market for an ambitious individual who is interested in getting hands on experience, along with being actively involved with client and business development.
The successful candidate should be a qualified Corporate Solicitor with c.2 - 6 years high quality post qualification experience gained at an international / legal directories ranked law firm and experience of dealing with a broad range of corporate work. The work will involve acting for high profile clients and complex matters, so demonstrable experience of leading on transactions is essential, combined with excellent academics. Arabic language skills are not required. The firm is interested in a Common Law qualified Lawyer, either already based in the Middle East or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia, New Zealand etc. Competitive tax free remuneration and package on offer to attract a high calibre individual.