Corporate Lawyer - 5+ years’ experience – Arabic language skills and/or regional experience an advantage – Doha, Qatar
This role will suit someone with substantial experience in a UK/US/International law firm who is keen to join a team that is growing quickly across the region. You will enjoy a broad corporate workload and will be expected to play a major part in business development, making this ideal for an ambitious, client focused lawyer.
This global law firm has a substantial presence in the Middle East, a region that it considers to be a core part of its strategy. Its multi-lingual and multi-national team advises both international and high-end regional clients in an environment which encourages responsibility and client contact at every stage. Lawyers benefit from exposure to an excellent standard of work, a competitive tax-free salary and good career development.
Perhaps one of the most dynamic markets in the world at present, Qatar is experiencing a major and sustained period of growth as it invests heavily in advance of hosting the FIFA World Cup in 2022. One of the world’s richest states, the tournament is just one part of its strategy to enhance the country’s profile and revolutionise its infrastructure. Opportunities abound for lawyers in construction and projects but as the market matures, increasingly also for corporate and commercial lawyers too. In addition to the professional opportunity, Qatar also typically offers high-tax free salaries and an enjoyable lifestyle.
The international division of Origin Legal has specialised for over 15 years in helping lawyers to make career defining cross-border moves. We work globally but have particular expertise in the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and Offshore markets. Please contact Jason Horobin directly or visit our website for more resources and a full list of current vacancies.
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