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Senior Legal Counsel - Corporate/Commercial

Jameson Legal
United Arab Emirates, Abu Dhabi
£150000 - £180000 per annum
Closing date
24 May 2024

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Vacancy Type
Solicitors, Private Practice
Experience Level
Senior Level
Full Time
Practice Areas
Company/Commercial, Corporate, M&A
4-6 Years, 7+ Years

Job Details

We are working with a leading government entity based in Abu Dhabi that is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel to join the team.

In this role, you will be reporting directly to the CLO in a position of seniority, and playing a pivotal role in the legal affairs for the department. Key responsibilities include drafting legal agreements and contracts as well as MoU's. There is also an expectation that candidates will be able to provide assistance on contentious matters and litigation relating to post-transactional work.

It is essential that you have an Emirati legal qualification, with at least 8 years' experience coming from an international law firm or in-house organisation.

Remuneration: £150,000 - £180,000 tax free.

For a confidential chat about this role, please contact Robert Gregorio

Please note that where a level of preferred experience or qualification is indicated, this is a guideline only and does not preclude applications from candidates with more or less experience.

Jameson Legal acts as an employment business for temporary recruitment and as an employment agency for fixed term contract and permanent recruitment.


Jameson Legal is a multi award winning international consultancy specialising in the recruitment of lawyers and legal personnel. Our clients include many of the leading international law firms as well as the in-house legal departments of major private companies and publicly listed multi-nationals. 

We have dedicated teams of specialist consultants focusing on:

- Local and international private practice recruitment;

- Local and international in-house recruitment;

- Partner and General/Regional Counsel level recruitment and search.

Jameson Contract Solutions ("JCS"​) is part of Jameson Legal and provides lawyers to work on an interim basis. Through our existing network we can provide clients with a selection of the very best lawyers on the market. These lawyers are carefully vetted to ensure that they are of the highest standard. They are ready to work both nationally and internationally.

Jameson Legal Tech is an innovative new service, where we are working with pioneering legal tech and venture capital companies to expand into new markets. Our initial partnership with App4Legal - Legal Practice Management Software is a ground breaking development for Jameson Legal, giving our clients and candidates the opportunity to employ a "best in breed" legal technology.

Company info
+44 203 427 3148
24 Greville Street
United Kingdom

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