LEGAL COUNSEL, INVESTMENTS, ABU DHABI
CLIENT: Our client is a strong and well established private investment company with a very wide portfolio of assets, interests and investments. They are now seeking a new junior or mid-level lawyer to join their small but high calibre Western legal team.
ROLE: You will be expected to support the team on a number of exciting projects across many industries, both locally and abroad. The transactions are of a very high quality and the work is in line with that of a investment bank / sovereign wealth fund.
CANDIDATE: There a number of important elements of the role. Firstly, it is essential that you come from a top tier private practice background as this is in line with the quality of the work, existing team and outline counsel support. You will need to be around 1-4 years' PQE in order to fit best into the team structure. The team would also benefit hugely from someone with fluent spoken Arabic language skills, although reading and writing is not needed. Your skill set will need to be strong corporate / M&A / private equity, investments, or finance.
SUMMARY: Extremely challenging and interesting role and a rare find.
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