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Our client is a top flight global offshore firm who are looking for someone with an in-depth understanding of the legal community and market to act as Professional Support Lawyer for their offices around the world.
The post holder will be required to work at a senior management level with partners, associates and support staff across their international offices. They will be responsible for researching, preparing, drafting and maintaining the firm’s precedents, as well as advising on matters of law, practice and policy. There will be a strong Corporate bias to this position, so lawyers with a Corporate background would be preferred.
Whilst this position would ideally be based in the firm's Cayman office, they would consider locating the post in London, Bermuda, BVI or Toronto.
Candidates will need to be qualified lawyers with at least five years experience with a broad practical experience of commercial matters and extensive experience delivering advice to clients. Extensive experience in legal drafting and ability to demonstrate excellent research and drafting skills is essential as are strong analytical skills and a keen eye for detail. An in-depth understanding of the legal community and market is essential.
Candidates must have previous exposure to a law firm’s know-how and knowledge management strategies as well as significant experience of authoring articles on legal topics. Effective time and project management skills are needed for this role and a flair for innovation is essential.
A career PSL or someone with very strong PSL experience in Corporate / ECM within a leading City firm, international or leading offshore law firm is sought for this role.
With absolutely minimal commuting time, all year round summer weather, cleaner air, small and highly sociable communities, easy access to exceptional sporting and leisure opportunities and wonderful scenery, including one of the world’s most attractive beaches, working in Cayman offers the chance to further your career whilst also enjoying an amazing quality of life. Whilst the attractions of an offshore lifestyle are most obvious for families with young children, relocating offshore is equally enjoyable for both single people and couples without children; all of the islands are welcoming and settling into your new life will be easier than you might imagine. Miami is just an hour’s flight away and Cuba is even closer.
CML Offshore Recruitment
CML Offshore Recruitment are a specialist offshore legal and financial services recruitment company based in Grand Cayman, the fifth largest financial centre in the world. Our office in Grand Cayman offers immigration and recruitment services in financial services, legal industries, IT, trust, administration and support services.
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