Position: A Senior Associate is required in Abu Dhabi to manage a caseload of commercial litigation matters and assist with the business development of the UAE disputes practice.
Company: With over 100 offices worldwide, this firm is involved in many cross-border, high profile, and complex transactions. The corporate department is a well-recognized team in the Middle East region, advising on a wide range of corporate transactions including, foreign direct investment and the establishment of operations, joint ventures and restructuring, M&A, venture capital and private equity investments, IPOs and equity issues. When required, the corporate team leverages other specialist in other practice areas, including employment, property, construction, IP, IT and banking.
Requirements: 5+ years PQE within a reputable commercial litigation and international arbitration practice a 2.1 or higher at university degree level excellent communication skills, possess a willingness to fully participate in business development and have an overall 'can do' attitude. A genuine interest in building a career within the UAE Knowledge of DIFC or ADGM procedures is advantageous