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Paralegal - Investment Banking

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 07/03/2017
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 930424

Charterhouse is working with a well-respected and reputable investment house. Our client is looking to hire a dedicated and experienced Paralegal with an investment banking background to join their expanding Legal Department. Your main role will be to provide paralegal assistance within the Capital Markets and Mergers and Acquisitions Teams within the organisation. Daily responsibilities will include but not be limited to conducting due diligence to identify issues that may present potential legal, regulatory or reputational risk and the preparation, processing and reviewing of client documentation such as loan agreements and share purchase / transfer agreements. You will also be responsible for conducting quality assurance checks, legal research and the preparation of pitch documentation. In addition, you will assist with closing documentation for acquisitions and transactions and other related business matters of a legal nature. This is a key role in the organisation and it is essential you have previous experience in a similar role within the financial services industry / preferably investment banking world. You should hold a Paralegal Certificate or Legal Diploma and have impeccable presentation skills alongside outstanding English communication skills, written and spoken.

Banking and Finance Solicitor

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 15/03/2017
• AED 29,000 - 37,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930476

Charterhouse is working with a highly regarded, global, UK headquartered law firm with a long established Middle East presence and client base. Our client is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor. You will work in the established legal directories rated practice alongside the existing partner and associates, undertaking a mix of interesting work ranging through leverage, acquisition, real estate, securitisation, asset and Islamic finance matters. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience within the banking and finance sector of a legal directories rated law firm. If you are interested in relocating to the Middle East or are currently on the ground here and looking for a new opportunity then this could be the next step in your career.

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Corporate Associate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 16/03/2017
• AED 30,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930478

Charterhouse is working with a leading regional law firm who has a long established presence and client-base in the Middle East. Our client is looking to hire a Corporate Solicitor. You will be working with a well-known partner in relation to a broad range of corporate matters, acting for clients across a range of sectors including insurance, real estate and energy. The successful candidate should be a mid to senior level corporate associate with a minimum of 4 years experience gained within the Dubai / Middle East region. You should be able to work within a small team with minimal supervision. The firm would ideally be interested in a lawyer already in Dubai / the Middle East with experience working in a busy corporate law firm in the region.

Banking and Finance Solicitor

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 15/03/2017
• AED 29,000 - 37,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930476

Charterhouse is working with a highly regarded, global, UK headquartered law firm with a long established Middle East presence and client base. Our client is looking to hire a Banking and Finance Solicitor. You will work in the established legal directories rated practice alongside the existing partner and associates, undertaking a mix of interesting work ranging through leverage, acquisition, real estate, securitisation, asset and Islamic finance matters. The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2 years post qualification experience within the banking and finance sector of a legal directories rated law firm. If you are interested in relocating to the Middle East or are currently on the ground here and looking for a new opportunity then this could be the next step in your career.

Lawyers looking to Relocate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 14/03/2017
• AED 40,000 - 70,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930468

Charterhouse is instructed by a range of international US and UK headquartered law firms that are interested in speaking to Australian Qualified Lawyers, with good post qualification experience gained at leading top tier firms. We are looking for Associates with backgrounds in Banking and Finance, Debt Capital Markets, Corporate, Real Estate, Litigation and International Arbitration, Project Finance, Oil and Gas, Construction, Funds and Shipping. It is a well-trodden path for Australian Lawyers to build upon their life and career experience with law firms in Dubai, London, New York or Offshore and if you would be interested in exploring international relocation please get in touch for a confidential discussion about international career opportunities. Charterhouse has assisted many Lawyers looking to relocate internationally over the past 13 years and are well placed to provide the opportunities, guidance and experience to assist with making a move.

Legal Counsel - Capital Markets (In-house)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 08/03/2017
• Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
• Ref: 930434

Our client is seeking an enthusiastic, professional and diligent Legal Counsel to join the Legal Capital Markets team. You will come from a top tier firm or major financial institution (G-SIB or equivalent) in Europe or Asia Pacific. The successful incumbent will have solid expertise in the following areas: Derivatives such as ISDA Master Agreements, CSAs, MCAs, confirmation process management, interaction with operations and settlements. Capital Markets including terms and conditions for investment grade bonds, high-yield corporate bonds and bank regulatory capital (e.g. CoCo, T1), IPOs and secondary equities issues with a strong grasp of due diligence procedures and prospectus analysis. Banking including primary and secondary market loan and security documentation. Regulatory issues affecting financial services and systemic risk, including interaction with regulators and major central banks. This is a key role in the business where your CV will speak for itself having solid experience working through the full economic and credit cycle. You will be a diligent, flexible and pragmatic individual with strong analytical skills. Additionally you should have solid interpersonal skills which enable you to work collaboratively with colleagues and senior management. Key prerequisites include a Masters Degree in Law, PQE of at least 10 years, native English speaker with solid knowledge of and experience in the capital markets. Finally you should come from a top tier firm or major financial institution (G-SIB or equivalent).

Legal Counsel - Corporate (Financial Services)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 08/03/2017
• Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
• Ref: 930255

Charterhouse is working with a highly renowned brand which is also well-known in the MENA region. Our client is looking to hire a Legal Counsel to join their Qatar office reporting to the Head of Legal. You will join a fast-paced and demanding team that has consistently exceeded expectations in the delivery of outstanding legal advice. This is an excellent opportunity to move from private practice into a prestigious in-house position that will offer exposure to a lucrative market. The successful candidate should have at least 7 years PQE within a Magic Circle or Top Tier firm and come from a private practice background, preferably with in-house experience. You should be admitted to practice in the UK, Australia or the US, however applications from elsewhere will also be considered, particularly if you have regional GCC experience. In addition, you should have experience in working with corporate matters within a blue-chip organisation. Arabic skills are not essential however they would be advantageous. In return for your hard work, dedication and commitment to providing an outstanding service to clients, the company offers a clear career path with excellent exposure to influential projects.

Legal Counsel - Tax

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 08/03/2017
• Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
• Ref: 930436

Working with this leading organisation in the heart of Qatar will give you the opportunity to work within the challenges of both regional and international operations. Due to ongoing expansion our client is looking to hire a Taxation Legal Counsel reporting to the Head of Legal. You will have experience in and will be able to advise on mergers and acquisitions transactions, real estate transactions, structured financing, restructuring, financial products / derivatives and cross-border transactions. The successful candidate should have at least 10 years PQE and come from a top tier or Magic Circle firm or equivalent in-house experience ideally within the financial services sector. You will have extensive corporate tax exposure and will have the experience and confidence in taking a lead role on transactional work and international projects.

Legal Counsel - Mergers and Acquisitions

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 08/03/2017
• Competitive Salary Plus Benefits
• Ref: 930438

Our client is looking to hire a driven and specialised Legal Counsel - Mergers and Acquisitions to join a leading team in Qatar. The successful candidate should have extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions where responsibilities will include conducting / co-ordinating legal due diligence on corporate-led mergers and acquisitions transactions. You will review and negotiate mergers and acquisitions transaction documentation, draft and negotiate confidentiality agreements and engagement letters, review bid letters, external transaction materials and internal transaction evaluation presentations. You will also co-ordinate and execute legal aspects of transaction closings, prepare legal transition / integration handover information, ensure appropriate document and information management and track and manage legal spend in accordance with negotiated fee structures. This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-respected organisation in their industry, therefore if you are a results focused and driven lawyer with the passion in M&A you will reap infinite rewards from this role.

Paralegal - Corporate Commercial, Financial Institution (Bilingual Arabic/English)

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 07/03/2017
• QAR 20,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930370

Charterhouse is working with a highly recognised financial institution. Due to continued expansion, our client is looking to hire a dynamic and team driven Bilingual (Arabic/English) Paralegal to join the Corporate Commercial Department. Working alongside the Head of Legal, you will provide full paralegal support such as proof-reading agreements, reviewing service and confidentiality agreements, drafting resolutions and minutes, maintaining corporate books and records and liaising with the both internal and external stakeholders. The successful candidate should be an ambitious, motivated, professional, meticulous and dedicated individual who will want to work with highly successful and intelligent individuals. You should be a qualified Paralegal or alternatively hold a Law Degree. You should also be bilingual in Arabic and English to translation level and have at least 4 years experience in a corporate Paralegal role.

Paralegal - Investment Banking

Location: Qatar
Posted On: 07/03/2017
• Competitive Salary
• Ref: 930424

Charterhouse is working with a well-respected and reputable investment house. Our client is looking to hire a dedicated and experienced Paralegal with an investment banking background to join their expanding Legal Department. Your main role will be to provide paralegal assistance within the Capital Markets and Mergers and Acquisitions Teams within the organisation. Daily responsibilities will include but not be limited to conducting due diligence to identify issues that may present potential legal, regulatory or reputational risk and the preparation, processing and reviewing of client documentation such as loan agreements and share purchase / transfer agreements. You will also be responsible for conducting quality assurance checks, legal research and the preparation of pitch documentation. In addition, you will assist with closing documentation for acquisitions and transactions and other related business matters of a legal nature. This is a key role in the organisation and it is essential you have previous experience in a similar role within the financial services industry / preferably investment banking world. You should hold a Paralegal Certificate or Legal Diploma and have impeccable presentation skills alongside outstanding English communication skills, written and spoken.

Legal and Compliance Manager

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 28/02/2017
• AED 35,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930393

Charterhouse is working for a company in the insurance sector that is looking to hire a Legal and Compliance Manager in a standalone position in its Dubai office. This is an excellent opportunity for an individual looking to take a step up into a lead role. The company is looking to hire an experienced Lawyer / Legal and Compliance Manager with a background in the GCC insurance sector. The role will involve working closely with the business in relation to dealing with insurance authorities and regulatory bodies on all compliance and accreditation matters. You will provide guidance on legal matters and regulatory audits, highlighting any areas of potential risk to the company and developing policies to reduce that risk whilst providing guidance on compliance and legal matters. The company is ideally looking for an individual with a legal background in the insurance sector who would be able to operate in a standalone capacity, with GCC regional experience of insurance regulations. A competitive remuneration is on offer to hire an ambitious individual with relevant sector experience.

Construction Litigation Solicitor 5-7 PQE

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 27/02/2017
• AED 40,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930347

Charterhouse is working with a UK headquartered law firm that is looking to hire an Associate with GCC regional construction disputes experience to join its existing team and work closely with the Partners. The role will involve working closely with well-regarded Partners in relation to acting for a broad client base ranging from contractors, sub-contractors etc operating in the region. As a growth role you will be involved with handling a caseload, be involved with clients and continuing to develop the practice. The successful candidate should be a qualified solicitor with at least 5 years demonstrable construction experience (contentious / back-end) gained at a reputable law firm in the GCC region. This is an excellent opportunity to join an established practice, where there is growth potential and the chance to develop your career at a well-regarded law firm.

Debt Capital Markets Associate / Senior Associate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 27/02/2017
• AED 45,000 - 70,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930034

Charterhouse is working with a truly global law firm that is looking to hire an Associate with a background and interest in Debt Capital Markets work. You will play a key role in the firms Dubai DCM offering. The firm is looking to hire a mid to senior lawyer with experience in Debt Capital Markets work, either as a main focus or as part of their broader remit. The role will involve working closely with well-respected Partners with regard to acting for high profile government, financial services and corporate clients in relation to the full range of DCM matters, from issue to transactional work. As a growth role you will work independently, be client facing and contribute to continuing to develop the practice in the Middle East. The role is open to DCM solicitors on the ground in Dubai or those in other financial centers such as London, Hong Kong, Singapore etc who would be interested in relocating to Dubai. There is an excellent tax free remuneration on offer to attract a high calibre individual. The firm is flexible around post-qualification level as they are interested in bringing the right individual in to enhance the existing offering.

Commercial Counsel (Bilingual Arabic / English)

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 27/02/2017
• AED 25,000 - 35,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930386

Charterhouse is working with a high profile company in the technology sector that is looking to hire a bilingual Arabic / English Commercial Lawyer to join its existing legal team. The role will involve working closely with the business and more senior Lawyers in relation to acting on a broad range of legal matters covering corporate, commercial, information technology and intellectual property. As a growth role, you will be involved with assisting with the continued growth of the business, working on a broad range of matters and projects. The successful candidate should have legal admission in any jurisdiction and be fully bilingual in English and Arabic both written and spoken. You should have had a good training background with 2-5 years PQE at a recognised commercial law firm. There is a competitive remuneration and benefits package on offer to attract a high calibre and ambitious Solicitor who is interested in building a long-term career as an in-house lawyer within a fast-paced sector.

Senior Associate - Disputes

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 07/02/2017
• AED 40,000 - 50,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930033

Charterhouse is working with a high profile law firm who is looking to hire an experienced Litigation and Dispute Resolution Solicitor to join its existing team and work closely with the lead Partner. The role will involve working closely with a well-regarded Partner in relation to acting for a broad client base ranging from UAE government entities to multinational corporations operating in the region. As a varied role there will be elements of commercial and financial litigation, along with arbitration work. The successful candidate should be a qualified, high caliber Solicitor with at least 6-10 years experience in litigation and dispute resolution work gained at a high profile law firm in a major legal centre i.e. Dubai, London, Sydney etc. You should be an ambitious and able litigator capable of working on a varied range of matters and clients. The firm is open to candidates interested in relocating to Dubai. This is an excellent opportunity to join a thriving law firm, gain top quality experience and quickly progress with your career.

Real Estate Associate

Location: Dubai
Posted On: 01/02/2017
• AED 30,000 - 45,000 Per Month
• Ref: 930248

Charterhouse is working with a global law firm who is looking to hire a Real Estate Associate to join its existing team and work closely with the Partners. The role will involve working closely with well-regarded Partners in relation to acting for a broad client base operating in the region ranging from government entities, retailers, hotel and leisure businesses, contractors, developers and manufacturers. As a varied role with a high profile international law firm, this will offer an excellent opportunity to build and develop your skill set. The successful candidate should be a qualified Solicitor and have demonstrable real estate and commercial property experience gained at a legal directories rated law firm. You should have at least 3 years experience in real estate and commercial property work to bolster its existing team in the Middle East region. Candidates with 3-6 years PQE gained at leading Australian law firms who are interested in exploring international opportunities and relocating to Dubai are of particular interest.


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