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 Public Relations Executive Legal/Lawyers 8/26/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo_8761.gif ADGECO GROUP
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: LEG-052
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Skills :  Degree in law is a must
Fluent in English and Arabic
Minimum 3 years in Abu Dhabi
Responsibilities :  
Public Relation Officer and debt. Collector

Description :  
Public Relation Officer
Holding Company requires a person to fill a position in Public Relation Officer and debt. Collector.
Degree in law is a must
Fluent in English and Arabic
Minimum 3 years in Abu Dhabi



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 Secretary Legal/Lawyers 8/26/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo_9406.gif MENA RECRUIT
Qatar
REF NO: LEG-063
 
Education :  Masters Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years
Responsibilities :  To provide competent secretarial and administrative support service for partners, managers and associates,to ensure the smooth running of their assigned work group and department.

Description :  Provide secretarial support to the Work Group using Microsoft Word, E-mail, Powerpoint, Excel.

Creating and amending high volume of documents, correspondence and e-mails, high use of audio dictation and manuscripts, to a high degree of accuracy and often to tight deadlines; tracking changes.

Opening new files on system, together with preparation of case registration/client identification forms.

Scheduling meetings; taking calls from clients in associates absence; presenting a professional and courteous image to clients and other outside parties.

Liaising with members of other departments to follow up on queries from associates, e.g. travel arrangements, billing information, documents sent f
or translation, filing, etc.

Arranging associates travel and accommodation, preparing and sending LPOs, keeping a track of itineraries.

Entering associates time
Providing general administrative assistance - scanning, photocopying, filling in expense forms, etc.

Electronic filing of e-mails and documents (i.e.exporting); identifying correct file reference numbers before passing paperwork to filing department.

Dealing with e-mails during associate's absence from the office and taking appropriate action.

Researching on the internet and other information sources.

Updating client/contact database on Lotus Notes as well as on InterAction.

Occasional dictation over the telephone.

Making calls to attorneys / clients / surveyors by request to obtain information.

Drafting cover fax / email to clients / attorneys/ etc.

Filing personal documents and correspondence and maintaining personal files.

Cover for other team members when required, including reception.

Flexibility with the shift pattern is mandatory.

Candidate profile
The ideal candidate will:
have a good standard of education; a secretarial qualification is desirable
have at least 3-5 years of experience as a legal secretary in a law firm
have good communication and interpersonal skills
have excellent IT skills in MS Office
have fast, accurate, audio dictation typing experience and excellent attention to detail
be organised and able to work to tight deadlines

Office hours are 09.00-18.00 - flexibility needed either side. Small office so must be willing to roll up sleeves and get stuck in.

Salary: 14QAR - 16QAR

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 Secretary Legal/Lawyers 8/24/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo.gif SHAMLAN FIRM
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: LEG-043
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Skills :  
Proficient in MS Office Applications, Typing, Organizational, Communication and Interpersonal Skills, with Ability to Multi-Task.

Description :  
1) Prepares, proofreads, and/or drafts correspondence
2) Establishes and maintains an effective, and efficient, filing system for all documents, or written communication
3) Prepares reports, and updates
4) Handles all office communication
5) All other relevant administrative, or secretarial, works

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 Lawyer Legal/Lawyers 8/24/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo_180.gif DARNELL INTERNATIONAL - DUBAI, UAE
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: LEG - 023
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Description :  Our Client, Darnell International is a reputable recruitment organisation with over a decade of experience in the global market.

Starting out in the UK, They have expanded to France, Italy, South Africa and Dubai, with future plans to bring onboard Hong Kong and the US.

Their Clients are well known coporate bodies across the world, and they have many vacancies listed with them, ranging from top executive positions to entry level.

Darnell International is seeking the services of a Property Lawyer.

Requirements :

Experienced in UAE law
Background in property law
2 years experienced.

Package to be discussed before interview.




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 Lawyer Legal/Lawyers 8/24/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo_396.gif LAWHUNTER LIMITED, UK
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: LEG 016
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Description :  Our Client, Lawhunter is a leading name in bespoke Legal Headhunting and Recruitment. Their Clients cover the entire range of Corporate Law Firms. They pride themselves on working for and with the finest law firms and lawyers in their field.

Our Client is seeking to hire a Lawyer. They have outstanding Legal Opportunities across the UAE for qualified US and UK Lawyers in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law. Working for only the worlds leading international firms these are opportunities not to be missed.

PLEASE USE REFERENCE NUMBER IN THE POSITION FIELD.




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 Legal Advisor Legal/Lawyers 8/20/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo_15745.gif LEXTRAY GROUP
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: LEG-065
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Skills :   Bachelor Degree in Law, or Business Law.
1 - 2 years' experience within a fiduciary or trust services firm.
Be fluent in English, French and Italian.
Be autonomous, initiative-thinking, with excellent communication skills and the ability to deliver the highest quality standards to our international clients.

Responsibilities :   You will report directly to Directors of the Company and will, as main focus, provide assistance with legal and corporate matters
Participate in the day to day management of holding companies.
Be in charge of para legal matters such as prepare Calls for Board and General Meetings and review or drafting of agreements.
Be in charge of the financial management of these companies.
Liaise with our tax department, clients, lawyers and notaries.
Be responsible for developing and managing all legal areas of the company
Advice on Luxembourg legal issues and follow-up on internal solutions.
Inform and advise on any legal matter and take part to the activities of the legal department and help with the development of internal processes.


Description :  Lextray is an independent, international organisation offerinfg legal consultancy and tax advisory services for corporate clients and private individuals.
We are currently looking for a legal advisor:

Your responsibilities:
You will report directly to Directors of the Company and will, as main focus, provide assistance with legal and corporate matters
Participate in the day to day management of holding companies.
Be in charge of para legal matters such as prepare Calls for Board and General Meetings and review or drafting of agreements.
Be in charge of the financial management of these companies.
Liaise with our tax department, clients, lawyers and notaries.
Be responsible for developing and managing all legal areas of the company
Advice on Luxembourg legal issues and follow-up on internal solutions.
Inform and advise on any legal matter and take part to the activities of the legal department and help with the development of internal processes.
Your profile:
Bachelor Degree in Law, or Business Law.
1 - 2 years' experience within a fiduciary or trust services firm.
Be fluent in English, French and Italian.
Be autonomous, initiative-thinking, with excellent communication skills and the ability to deliver the highest quality standards to our international clients.
Offer
An attractive salary and other benefits.
A challenging position.
Different in-services training possibility


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 Legal Counselor Legal/Lawyers 8/19/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo.gif CHARLES ASSOCIATES INTERNATIONALE
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: OTH-0277
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  10+ Years

Skills :  
1. Qualified and practicing lawyer, preferably with recent in-house experience
2. Minimum of 10 years relevant broad based commercial and corporate law experience which ideally should include at least 2 years with U.S. companies.
3. Qualified to practice law in a civil or common law jurisdiction with prior experience in the Middle East
4. Fluency in English essential and Arabic a strong plus (although not essential).
5. Commercial law experience
6. Corporate law experience
7. M&A/JV experience
8. U.S. FCPA and export compliance experience, plus other trade compliance experience
9. Willingness to travel when required and potentially to relocate in the future
10. Additional language capability is an added bonus.


Responsibilities :  
Under the direction and determination of the Senior Group Counsel, Building Efficiency, Middle East, provide legal advice and services to the Company, across the Middle East. Will be required to work closely with the Senior Group Counsel and the regional Paralegal function, The areas of support shall include: the resolution of broad and complex corporate and commercial legal issues which have a major impact on the Company's business, the review and drafting of corporate and commercial contracts/documents, HR matters, compliance matters, corporate filings and the assurance of consistent compliance with company policies.

Primary Duties:

1. Advises managers in assigned area of business, including any HR related matters. Reviews and interprets legal questions in assigned areas of responsibility.
2. Investigates, evaluates and analyzes relevant facts. Interviews witnesses or others to obtain necessary information.
3. Knowledgeable of applicable laws and regulations. Formulates conclusions, renders legal opinions and recommends to departments concerned best course of action.
4. Prepares, interprets and reviews pleadings, briefs, agreements, contracts, documents, government filings, correspondence and various forms.
5. Advises on, constructs and negotiates in close coordination with the business various Joint Venture arrangements.
6. Represents the company before administrative bodies. Determines whether matters should be litigated (offensively or defensively) or whether settlement efforts should be made. Involved in negotiations of settlements.
7. Selects outside legal counsel and monitors, supervises and evaluates their representation of the company, both in terms of their expertise and cost containment, plus reviews their invoices.
8. Keeps abreast of trends and changes in the law as reflected in judicial precedent, legislation, and government regulations affecting the company, and communicates them to management.
9. Proposes, develops and monitors preventive law and compliance programs to reduce company exposure to legal risk.
10. Is familiar with company polices and ensure compliance with the same.



Description :  We are seeking to hire a Group Counsel

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 Legal Advisor Legal/Lawyers 8/19/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo_13821.gif DUBAI ADVOCATES & LEGAL CONSULTANTS
United Arab Emirates
REF NO: LEG-060
 
Education :  Bachelors Degree
Experience :  Not Required

Description :  Working as a Legal Advisor at a Local Firm. Role would include:
- Drafting and Reviewing Agreements
- Handling Arbitration Matters
- Meeting with new and current clients to discuss, review and provide advice
- Case File Management


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 Other Legal/Lawyers 8/19/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo.gif EDF ENERGY
United Kingdom
REF NO: LEG-071
 
Education :  Masters Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Skills :  Qualifications and Experience
1. Qualified solicitor admitted in England and Wales.
2. Proven post qualification experience as a solicitor.
3. Experience of delivering a pro-active business focused service that prevents problems.
Technical and Commercial Knowledge and Skills
4. Good rounded legal knowledge in energy/renewable sector both onshore and offshore with specific focus on planning consent, property law and development.
5. Commercial acumen with emphasis on construction and operation and maintenance activities, corporate.
6. Able to effectively communicate complex legal concepts to a range of audiences both verbally and in writing.
7. Able to establish credibility within a business unit.
8. Able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.
9. Flexible approach with a willingness to develop knowledge and skills in different areas of law.
10. Organised and methodical approach.
11. Able to use MS Word, MS Excel and MS PowerPoint to an intermediate level.
12. Be confident at presenting information to a range of audiences.


Description :  Solicitor:

1. To provide a timely, preventive and commercially relevant legal advice to the business on contractual, statutory and regulatory issues.
2. To work closely with clients within the business units to understand their objectives and business drivers and to identify current and future legal requirements.
3. To review, draft and participate in the negotiation of contracts, leading the negotiation process were appropriate.
4. Assist the General Counsel, the directors and shareholders of the Companies on corporate matters and assist in the management of the company secretarial requirements.
5. Advise EDF ER acting on behalf of its shareholders on the acquisition and disposal of renewable assets, M&A projects, the entry into joint-venture agreements and other forms of development arrangements including advice relating to effective structuring.
6. Advice EDF ER on the preparation and submission of tenders for renewable projects.
7. To develop and deliver training courses appropriate for the business and for other members of the Team as required.
8. To undertake research, as directed, on future legislative changes that may impact the business.
9. To represent the company at external meetings and events where appropriate.



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 Legal Manager Legal/Lawyers 8/18/2014 [ APPLY NOW ]
logo.gif EDF ENERGY
United Kingdom
REF NO: ENG-1205
 
Education :  Masters Degree
Experience :  1 - 5 Years

Skills :   Maintain a clear head and efficient manner throughout periods of increased pressure
Analyse legal issues and provide comprehensive and practical legal advice to all levels of management throughout the company, becoming a valued partner.
Possess significant post‐qualification experience in project development and construction, operation & maintenance, project financing, equity and debt financing of projects and other related energy work.
Possess substantial knowledge and experience in dealing with the laws and regulations of UK jurisdictions, particularly with regard to the energy industry and renewable project development.
Preferably have some experience of real estate transactions (long term leases, construction leases, easements) and planning procedures.
Be detail‐oriented and meticulous with efficient communication skills (both written and verbal) supported by strong legal research and drafting skills.
Have an exemplary reputation for ethics and integrity, solid judgment and business acumen.
Be accustomed to a fast‐paced working environment, acting with a sense of urgency to meet deadlines spanning multiple and complex legal projects.

Experience and Personal Attributes
The successful candidate will be an accomplished lawyer with at strong, demonstrable experience, strong academic credentials, a distinguished professional record and natural business orientation and:

Have considerable executive presence and excellent interpersonal skills.
Effectively leading a legal department
Be a strong team player who shares the cultural values of the Group of honesty, integrity and cooperation.
Be able to work with the shareholders respective legal department, request their support when necessary and report on its activities on a regularly basis.
Demonstrate intelligence, sound judgment, common‐sense and a mature outlook.
Be highly motivated, with a versatile personality and excellent interpersonal skills.
Have commitment and an ingrained personal style for working within a dynamic environment whilst building a successful business.
Driven by high standards of work and professionalism and will also have high expectations of themselves and the team.
Have an entrepreneurial spirit, and be a self‐starter with a strong personality.


Description :   Draft, negotiate and advise on a range of commercial contracts including vendor and outsourcing agreements, grid connection and construction related agreements (incl. turbine supply, civil works and electrical construction contracts), acquisitions, joint‐venture and shareholder documentation, corporate, power project development arrangements non‐disclosure agreements, licensing, securitization documentation, partnership or any other relevant documentation.
Support development activities, specifically land agreements, planning consent, power purchase agreements, and any other contracts spanning the full lifecycle of a project.
Assist in the negotiation and structuring of potentially complex project financing arrangements.
Advise on the regulatory regime governing renewable energy in the United Kingdom, specifically wind energy generation the acquisition, construction, operation and maintenance and development thereof. Monitor relevant energy consultations, reviews or developments, advising upon the impact of proposals and assisting in the drafting of responses.
Oversee the process of organizing and maintaining all key corporate and legal documentation, including precedent legal documents and Group policies and procedures.
Manage the company secretarial requirements of EDF-ER and of all other EDF-Energy Renewables Holdings Group companies
Manage the engagement of external legal and related services, defining the scope of work and negotiating fees whilst maintaining and building on existing working relationships, manage budget and timely delivery, interface between law firms and commercial teams of EDF-ER.
Be generally responsible for managing a variety of complex legal caseloads and tasks, which in addition to documentation may include a variety of IP, insurance, contract management, dispute/litigation/ management, corporate compliance and any others as required.
Act efficiently and effectively during corporate crises in keeping the management team informed and prepared for major events (i.e. acquisitions or financial crises). This includes preparing an emergency response plan under which the board can react to crises in a manner that has been pre‐approved for legal compliance.
Manage all legal and compliance aspects relevant to the business as well as any disputes and litigation, including investigation and risk assessment.
Liaise with in‐house counsel in other EDF Group offices and entities as necessary
An advocate of good corporate governance

In supporting the risk management, oversight needs of the EDF-ER Group and supplying the management team with the most relevant and material information for aiding in its decision‐making process, the General Counsel will:

Ensure that through proactive participation and ownership of policy development and compliance/risk management strategies, the right processes are in place to facilitate the management team making informed decisions.
Ensure compliance with legal obligations, preserving the same through adequate documentation and a comprehensive reporting structure.
Immediate reporting of any material non‐compliance.
Anticipate legal/business impacts whilst providing commercially appropriate solutions to complex business issues and supporting other counsel on a day to day basis as required


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