In-House Legal Counsel (Broad generalist role) 1-6 PQE - UAE

United Arab Emirates (UAE)
Competitive package (base salary + bonus + benefits)
30 Apr 2021
28 May 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a thriving commercial organisation based in the UAE, is seeking to hire a versatile legal counsel reporting directly to Head of Legal as part of a small closely knit team.

We are looking for generalist commercial and corporate experience as the responsibilities will include drafting and negotiating commercial contracts with multinational and government clients, M&A, the establishment of joint ventures, contract disputes, employment matters, project management etc.


  • 1-6 PQE (the business can hire at different levels)
  • Strong private practice training
  • Qualified in either the UK, Ireland, US, New Zealand, Australia or South Africa
  • Strong generalist experience
  • Exposure to the aviation sector would be of advantage


Found Legal practice strict confidentiality in all communication and will never share your CV or any other details until we discuss an opportunity with you.

Are you a junior to mid senior commercial lawyer looking to relocate to the UAE?
If this role is not the right fit, please feel free to register with us for future opportunities. We anticipate new roles in the UAE in the next few months, including a role for a lawyer with tech sector experience.

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