Junior Corporate Lawyer / Junior Counsel

Sharjah Permanent AED26,000 - AED30,000 per month (AED312,000 - AED360,000)
  • Truly exciting opportunity with a company focusing on Food and Beverages
  • Strong knowledge in common and civil law

About Our Client

A holding company with a focus on Food and Beverages and having several portfolio companies.

Job Description

  • Discuss case details with clients, attorneys, and other professionals.
  • Prepare legal correspondence, affidavits, and other documents for attorneys.
  • Aid in trial preparation and assist with other tasks when required.
  • Prepare legal documents like briefs, contracts, wills, pleadings, and appeals.
  • Investigate facts and laws of cases and explore public records to prepare cases and determine causes of action.
  • Responsible for working with portfolio companies on a daily basis - including managing all legal and operational matters.
  • Responsible for handling the secretarial work for two board meetings held every quarter for their portfolio companies.
  • Liaise with external law firms for major commercial and compliance projects.

The Successful Applicant

  • Must have at least 4 years of experience in the legal domain.
  • Must have strong knowledge in common and civil law.
  • Previous in-house experience would be preferable.
  • Must be able to multitask effectively and manage time sensitive documents in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must be able to draft in Arabic and English.

What's on Offer

  • Flat structured environment.
  • Benefits such as bonus, medical and flights.
Contact
Daniella Fernandes
Quote job ref
JN-102021-3607292

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Daniella Fernandes
Job reference
JN-102021-3607292