Our client is a prestigious Dubai based law firm based and we are recruiting a mid-level Commercial Lawyer for their oil & gas and banking division to deal with complex transactions for high net worth clients. The role will offer the opportunity to develop client relationships and participate in growing the law firm.
Drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial and legal contracts related to oil & gas and banking industries in the Gulf, Middle East and Europe.
Identifying, managing and resolving pre-litigation and litigation issues and claims.
Reviewing tender documents for clients.
Skills & Experience Required
5 – 10 years’ PQE experience gained in the oil & gas or banking industry either as an in-house corporate lawyer or within an established law firm in the Gulf or Middle East region.
Working knowledge of contract drafting and reviewing related to parent company and performance guarantees, subcontracts, offshore banking and organisation establishment and business acquisition and joint ventures is essential.
Fluency in English is essential – must be able to draft and prepare legal documents in English
Experience of working with high net worth clients.
Bachelor’s Degree in Law – 2:1 as a minimum – from a US or UK accredited university
Fluent in English and Russian