Real Estate Associate

Location
United Arab Emirates, Dubai
Salary
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Good Package
Posted
06 Oct 2016
Closes
03 Nov 2016
Ref
J33127
Contact
Awaiz Iqbal
Job Title
Associate
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A position has presented itself for an accomplished Real Estate Associate to join a leading independent law firm in Dubai. This role comes with a great salary and benefit package, along with an opportunity to gain international exposure.

My client is a leading independent full-service business law firm supporting local, regional and international clients and government entities. This law firm has over 90+ lawyers currently employed in the UAE offices, coming from a diverse range of backgrounds, many having trained in Western and other Middle Eastern Jurisdictions.

This role will include a broad range of Real Estate matters, such as transactional work e.g. acting for purchaser and sellers in relation to warehouses, industrial plots and commercial units and plots in Dubai; Landlord and Tenant Work such as drafting and negotiation office and retail head and sub leases, leases renewals and licences. Other duties will include working on Developer/Project Work, Owners Associations such as assisting with the preparation of Jointly Owned Property Declarations and General Property Work such as reviewing sale and purchase agreements.

The ideal candidate will have approximately 3-6 PQE and have outstanding experience in the Real Estate legal sector. Of course you will be expected to have previously carried out the tasks listed above and be accustomed to carrying out such duties. It is preferable that your experience in the area of law is gained in the UAE, also those who are fluent in Arabic will have an advantage. Those who have qualified in a Western jurisdiction are especially welcomed to apply.

Please contact Awaiz Iqbal, one of our International legal recruitment specialists, to discuss this role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration. If you have not been contacted within five working days you should assume you have not been successful on this occasion. Your details will though be kept on file and we will contact you should a similar vacancy arise in the near future.

Douglas Scott Legal Recruitment are experts in International legal recruitment and have an extensive network (and sound understanding) of the International legal jobs market. We have developed key relationships with both Private Practice and In House clients and have become an integral part of our client's recruitment strategies based on our credibility and depth of service. Having helped a record number of legal professionals find permanent and locum work with the world's leading global law firms and businesses, we can confidently say that we are experts in our field.

We are now actively hiring for key clients in the Middle East and Asia Pacific legal markets. Please contact Awaiz directly to discuss your next career move in confidence.