About Michael Page Legal

We have been a market leader in the Middle East recruitment market for over 12 years now. Our dedicated specialist legal practice are experts in understanding technical briefs of all types and scale. Whether it’s a General Counsel for a multinational, a junior counsel for a rapidly growing local family group or a Partner for a UAE based law firm, we understand the importance, the practicalities and what it takes to find the very best talent in the market for each requirement.
Our thorough and proactive search methodology ensures we leave no stone unturned in finding the ideal shortlist and the perfect candidate for each requirement. We listen carefully to the selection criteria, consult and advise where necessary, and provide regular feedback on each step of the search to ensure a smooth process
Areas we cover:
  • Corporate and Commercial
  • Employment Law
  • Compliance and Governance
  • Hospitality
  • Retail
  • Financial Services
  • Tax
  • Islamic Finance
  • Public Sector
  • M&A, Private Equity, Capital Markets
  • Intellectual Property
  • Competition/Antitrust
  • Technology, Media and Telecoms
  • Projects and Infrastructure
  • Litigation and Arbitration
  • Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Real Estate
  • Construction
To get started, browse through our available jobs and use your up to date CV to apply. One of the team will be in touch if you are suitable to the role.
If you are a client looking for the next addition to your team, please get in touch with us here. We will provide a full overview of the market and a tailor made solution specific to your requirements.

The Oath (Middle East Law Journal for Corporates) recently featured an article by our team forecasting the recruitment of senior lawyers in the region. The full article can be viewed here.

What are the trending skills for legal roles that companies across different sectors are headhunting for? The Michael Page Legal team share some insightful recruitment observations in the February 2020 issue of The Oath Legal Magazine. Read the full article 'Changing Tides in the Middle East' here.