Corporate Paralegal

United Arab Emirates, Dubai
£45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits
22 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Alex Forsberg
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Contract Type
Full Time

Reporting to the Corporate Partner, you will provide a very high standard of valuable support to the Corporate team in what is an immensely interesting and varied role. Responsibilities include Data Room Management; Due Diligence; Document Review and Proofreading; Document Management; Post Transaction Bible Production; Signings and Completions; Billing; Translating; Legal Research and Drafting Memos; liaising with Regulators and Authorities; managing and collating Know-How Resources; Business Development and Pitch materials.

We are looking for a Paralegal who has a very broad set of Corporate law skills and experience. You will be bilingual in Arabic and English and will be educated up to Degree level (ideally a Law degree). You will be competent in all areas of general office administration and will currently be a Paralegal in the UAE. We also need to see competency in the follow IT packages - MS Office, Carpe Diem, Firm Control and Visio.

This is an excellent DIFC based Corporate Paralegal role offering an excellent competitive salary and benefits package.

This role will give you the opportunity to work at the very heart of my client's Corporate practice. You will be a key member of the Corporate team, providing vital support to the Lawyers. If you are an experienced Corporate Paralegal bilingual in both Arabic and English and are seeking a new, exciting opportunty to join one of the globe's most successful ;law firms, I need to see your CV today!

Please contact Alex Forsberg, 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 Alex directly to discuss your next career move in confidence.