We are currently looking for a Senior Shipping Associate / Lawyer for our well-established practice here in the UAE. This role will include preparing legal opinions, researching the law, supporting other members of the department and client care. The role reports directly into the Partner heading the department.
The perfect candidate:
Has a degree in law, preferably masters, from a reputed university;
Valid practice certificate from his/her respective home jurisdiction;
A minimum of 5 years of experience, preferably up to 10 years of experiences as a Shipping / Maritime Lawyer;
Outstanding communication skills, specifically in English;
Preferably legal experience in the United Arab Emirates;
Preferably sea-going experience, combining technical knowledge with legal expertise.
We are offering an environment of growth, a performance-based salary package with excellent benefits and challenging work. You will be working alongside established, well-known Shipping & Maritime lawyers with an excellent reputation in the industry. You will be placed in our Dubai office.