Charterhouse is working with a UK headquartered Law Firm who is looking to hire an experienced Corporate Associate with c.3-5 PQE to play a key role within its offering in Abu Dhabi. The firm would be interested in a high quality associate with c.3 - 5 PQE + to undertake a broad ranging corporate role.
About the role
The role will involve working closely with the corporate Partners in the firm’s Abu Dhabi office, as well as part of the wider Middle East and international network. The firm has a good reputation and client-base, both in the Middle East and globally. 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 UAE market with clear long-term career and partnership prospects for ambitious individual.
The successful candidate should be a qualified corporate Solicitor with c.3 - 5 years + 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 desirable, but not required. The firm is interested in an ideally common law qualified Lawyer, either already based in the UAE / Middle East or interested in relocating from the UK, Australia, New Zealand etc.