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Banking and Finance Solicitor

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 03/08/2017
• AED 29,000 - 37,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930476

Charterhouse is working with a highly regarded, global, UK headquartered law firm with a long established Middle East presence and client base. Our client is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor. You will work in the established legal directories rated practice alongside the existing partner and associates, undertaking a mix of interesting work ranging through leverage, acquisition, real estate, securitisation, asset and Islamic finance matters. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience within the banking and finance sector of a legal directories rated law firm. If you are interested in relocating to the Middle East or are currently on the ground here and looking for a new opportunity then this could be the next step in your career.

Legal Manager - Corporate Commercial (Arabic / English)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 30/07/2017
• Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
• Ref: 931152

Charterhouse is working with a leading conglomerate in Doha. With a wide portfolio of business, our client operates across a number of different industry sectors including construction and hospitality. Due to the expansion of the Corporate Commercial Team they are looking to hire a bilingual (Arabic / English) mid-level Legal Manager. Working with an established team supporting the well-respected General Counsel, this role will involve negotiating, drafting and reviewing all manner of commercial contracts as well as corporate Mergers and Acquisitions and finance matters. You will also monitor and supervise legal associates in providing analysis and counsel on legal, policy and environmental issues. In addition, you will be responsible for anticipating and guarding the company against legal risks and ensuring effective management of legal and contractual risks. The successful candidate should be a qualified Lawyer and have corporate commercial experience ideally within the GCC, Qatar would be advantageous. It is essential that you are fluent in both Arabic and English at written, spoken and reading, this includes fluency drafting in both Arabic and English.

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General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 17/07/2017
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 930951

Charterhouse is working with a diversified holding group who is looking to hire a General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer. Reporting to the Chairman, you will be a high level strategic thinker with excellent decision-making skills leading an experienced, professional and driven legal team. You will provide strategic and commercial legal advice to senior management for the holding company and its subsidiaries to protect the legal and all other interests for the company. You will maintain all legal compliance locally and internationally, contract management and keep abreast with industry changes and regulatory frameworks. You will also be responsible for all corporate and commercial legal matters from financing, banking and corporate, regulatory, compliance, commercial, (re) insurance fields at domestic, cross boarder and international levels. To be considered for this exciting and challenging opportunity the successful candidate should have held the same position and be PQE 15 years with a Masters of Law. Due to frequent travel outside the GCC, our client has stated a preference for a Western educated candidate who will be able to travel with ease to any country. You will have ideally gained extensive exposure in the Middle East, will have worked in a large holding company/conglomerate with exposure to a high level of cross-border transactions. You should also have IPO experience, excellent commercial contract drafting skills and broad competencies including regulatory, risk management and compliance.

Paralegal Transactions

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 11/07/2017
• AED 18,000 - 20,000 Per Month
• Ref: 931064

Our client is looking to hire a Paralegal to join the legal team of a major financial institution in Dubai. This is an excellent opportunity for a paralegal with experience of working in a bank, financial institution or other corporate environment. The business would be interested in an individual who already resides in Dubai. The role will be to support the legal team in relation to the administration of documentation and matters relating to conventional and Islamic financing matters. Along with providing a range of paralegal support to the senior lawyers. This would be an excellent opportunity to join a leading brand with a large legal team that would provide some excellent experience and potential for career progression within the organisation.

Commercial / IT Legal Counsel

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 18/06/2017
• AED 20,000 - 25,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930977

Leading Middle Eastern brand is looking for a common law qualified Commercial / IT lawyer with 4 PQE plus to join its existing legal team in Dubai. This is an excellent opportunity for a common law qualified lawyer with experience of working on large commercial and information technology legal agreements. You will play a lead role in relation to the drafting and negotiation of both the commercial and IT relating to the companys activities, along with intellectual property and other legal work as required. The company is interested in speaking to high calibre individuals based either in the UAE / GCC or looking to relocate to Dubai. The firm is offering a competitive, tax free remuneration and package. Arabic language skills are advantageous, but not essential. This is an interesting opportunity for a solicitor already working in-house or looking to make the transfer from private practice.

Aircraft Finance Legal Counsel

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 18/06/2017
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 930976

Leading Middle Eastern brand is looking for an experienced aircraft finance and leasing legal counsel to join its legal team in Dubai. An excellent opportunity for a lawyer with 7 plus years high quality experience of working on aviation finance and leasing matters. You will play the lead role in relation to managing a portfolio of aircraft related legal work. This is an interesting opportunity for a specialist solicitor already working in-house or looking to make the transfer from private practice. The company is interested in speaking to a high calibre individual based either in Dubai / Middle East or potentially looking to relocate to Dubai. The firm is offering a competitive tax free remuneration and package. Arabic language skills are advantageous, but not essential.

Construction and Litigation Associate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 15/06/2017
• AED 30,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930536

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm that is looking to hire a junior to mid-level Construction Disputes Lawyer with a good technical background in litigation and arbitration work. The firm has a large and established construction disputes practice, with a high profile in the region and a reputation for dealing with large-scale and interesting matters. The successful candidate should be an ambitious Construction Disputes Lawyer who would be interested in gaining experience working within a leading team in Dubai. The role would suit a Lawyer coming from another legal directories rated construction law firm who is looking to enhance their career, either already based in the region or looking to relocate.

Corporate Associate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 15/06/2017
• AED 30,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930478

Charterhouse is working with a leading regional law firm who has a long established presence and client-base in the Middle East. Our client is looking to hire a Corporate Solicitor. You will be working with a well-known partner in relation to a broad range of corporate matters, acting for clients across a range of sectors including insurance, real estate and energy. The successful candidate should be a mid to senior level corporate associate with a minimum of 4 years experience gained within the Dubai / Middle East region. You should be able to work within a small team with minimal supervision. The firm would ideally be interested in a lawyer already in Dubai / the Middle East with experience working in a busy corporate law firm in the region.

Senior Associate - Arbitration (Private Practice)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 12/06/2017
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 930148

Charterhouse is working with a leading Law Firm who has seen major growth over the past 12 months. Due to this expansion, our client is looking to hire a Senior Arbitration Associate to join the team. Your key responsibilities will include client relationship management and business development activities with existing and potential clients. You will draft, review and negotiate documents and chair internal and external meetings. You will also take a lead role in advising the client under appropriate supervision. This role provides an excellent opportunity to gain exposure to high quality, complex disputes and be mentored by some of the most notable Practitioners in the field. The successful candidate should have an excellent academic background and a broad range of relevant arbitration experience gained at an international firm with at least 7 years PQE. Salary will be dependent on experience and qualifications. Arabic speaking would be advantageous.

Litigation Associate (Bilingual Arabic/English)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 12/06/2017
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 930149

Charterhouse is working with a long-established Doha Law Firm who is looking to hire a Litigation Associate (Bilingual Arabic / English) to join its existing team. The role will involve working closely with a well-regarded Partner and Senior Associates in relation to representing clients in the Doha Courts with regard to a range of civil and commercial disputes, along with property / real estate and employment disputes. The successful candidate should have 5 years PQE with at least 3 years demonstrable litigation experience gained at a recognised law firm. Owing to the focus on the Doha Courts, it is essential you are fluent in written and spoken Arabic and English. Candidates without a high proficiency in both languages will not be considered.

Legal Counsel

Location: Sharjah
Posted On: 12/06/2017
• AED 25,000 - 26,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930950

Our client is looking to hire a Legal Counsel to join the small legal team for an international engineering company to be based in their head office in Sharjah. The role will be to play a key role leading on the drafting and negotiation of commercial documentation, corporate transactions, compliance, disputes and working with external counsel in relation to the companys activities. The successful candidate should ideally be based in the UAE, interested in an opportunity in Sharjah. Experience working within engineering sector is not required. You should have a minimum of 5 years experience working as an in-house Lawyer or in private practice. Our client has stated a preference for a Western educated candidates.

Criminal Lawyer (UAE National)

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 22/05/2017
• AED 35,000 - 45,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930844

Charterhouse is working with a leading regional financial institution that is looking to hire a lawyer with UAE litigation and criminal experience to join its existing legal team in Dubai. The role will involve undertaking an interesting mix of work in relation to the litigation and criminal matters, working with the UAE courts, government entities, public prosecutors etc. This is a key role in a small legal team so an individual who is comfortable working independently and with stakeholders in the business is essential. To be considered for this role you should be a qualified solicitor with at least 5 years experience. You should have good calibre Dubai / UAE centric criminal legal experience gained at a reputable law firm or in-house as the legal representative of a business. There is an interest in UAE national candidates for this position or candidates with excellent experience in UAE criminal litigation and advocacy. Owing to the nature of this role only candidates fluent in Arabic and English can be considered.

Legal Counsel - Transactions Retail and Wholesale Banking

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 22/05/2017
• AED 45,000 - 55,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930845

Charterhouse is working with a leading regional financial institution that is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor with 6 years PQE plus to join its existing legal team in Dubai. The role will report to the General Counsel and involve undertaking an interesting mix of work in relation to the conventional and Islamic finance matters, covering both the retail and wholesale markets. This is a key role in a small legal team so an individual who is comfortable working independently and with stakeholders in the business is essential. The successful candidate should be a qualified solicitor with good calibre banking and finance legal experience gained at a reputable law firm or in-house with a financial services business. There is an interest in candidates already in the UAE or GCC, but candidates looking to relocate from the UK will be considered. Arabic language skills are advantageous but not a requirement.

Corporate Legal Counsel

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 22/05/2017
• AED 40,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930846

Charterhouse is working with a leading regional financial institution that is looking to hire a Corporate Solicitor with 6 years PQE plus to join its existing legal team in Dubai. The role will report to the General Counsel and involve undertaking an interesting mix of work ranging from corporate mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, commercial agreements and IP. This is a key role in a small legal team so an individual who is comfortable working independently and with stakeholders in the business is essential. The successful candidate should be a qualified solicitor with good calibre corporate legal experience gained at a reputable law firm or in-house with a financial services element. There is an interest in candidates already in the UAE or GCC, but candidates looking to relocate from the UK will be considered. Arabic language skills are advantageous but not a requirement.

Project Finance Senior Associate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 18/05/2017
• AED 60,000 - 75,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930822

Projects / Project Finance Senior Associate, 8 PQE plus, sought to join the Dubai office of a global law firm. This is an excellent opportunity for a common law qualified solicitor with experience gained at a leading UK / US / Australian law firm to play a key role in a highly regarded practice. You will work with the partners, playing a lead role in relation to the drafting and negotiation of both the commercial and finance documentation for large scale projects in the Middle East and Africa. Excellent career prospects and development opportunities are on offer for an ambitious individual looking to progress. The firm is interested in speaking to high calibre individuals based either in the UAE / GCC or looking to relocate to Dubai. Excellent tax free remuneration and package on offer.

Banking and Finance Solicitor 3 - 6 PQE

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 09/05/2017
• AED 45,000 - 60,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930713

Charterhouse is working with a UK headquartered law firm that is looking to hire a mid-level Banking and Finance solicitor with c.3-6 PQE plus to join the firms team in Dubai, forming part of its wider regional offering. The position will be to work on domestic and cross-border banking and finance matters. The work will cover a broad range of matters from project, real estate, leverage, Islamic finance etc. The role will involve working closely with the lead Partner in Dubai, working on high profile matters as part of the larger regional team. This role is interesting as beyond looking for a technically strong Lawyer, as part of a small team they need an individual who wants to be involved with clients and business development. The young Partner is looking for a right hand person who will be able to continue with the successful development of the banking practice, with an eye on making a business case to become a Partner within the medium term. The successful candidate should have good caliber mixed banking and finance experience gained at legal directories rated law firm, either in the UAE or looking to relocate having trained and gained experience in a major law firm in London, Sydney etc. There is an excellent tax free remuneration on offer to attract an individual with the right level of ambition and interest in making Partner at the firm in the future.

Construction Litigation Solicitor

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 17/04/2017
• AED 30,000 - 35,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930653

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm that is looking to hire a junior Construction Litigation Solicitor with 1-2 years PQE plus to join their highly regarded team in Dubai. As a major law firm, our client acts for household name clients, including master developers, government agencies, sub-contractors and energy companies etc. This position will require you to work on domestic and cross-border construction litigation and arbitration matters. You will also work closely with the Partners on high profile dispute resolution and arbitration matters. As part of a long standing and well established practice you will be given the opportunity to work and develop your career working on major disputes and settlements. The successful candidate should have good calibre contentious construction disputes post-qualification experience gained at a legal directories rated law firm, either in the UAE or looking to relocate having trained and gained experience in a major law firm in London, Sydney etc. Excellent tax free remuneration on offer to attract an individual with the long-term potential to be a Partner at the firm.


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