An interesting opportunity has arisen to work for one of the leading Litigation practices in the ME region.
A very interesting role has arisen to work for one of the ME region's top tier firms, within their Riyadh Office in Saudi Arabia. The firm has a very successful practice across the Middle East and is one of the most reputable brands, annually appearing tier 1 on legal 500 in many practice areas including Litigation. At this time, they are looking for an experienced Senior Litigation Lawyer to take a senior role within the Riyadh practice. The firm boasts the largest and broadest full service Litigation Practice in the Middle East and their team of highly qualified and experienced practitioners from the Middle East, Europe, Australia, Africa and North America bring a breadth and depth of legal expertise and experience that is unequalled in the region. Their lawyers have rights of audience before the local courts, including the DIFC Courts, and the ability to practice the local laws of all jurisdictions in which they operate. They have the technical expertise and capability to advise clients and conduct all types of litigation in the region including Commercial, Employment, Banking, Transport, Insurance, Construction, IP, and Criminal Cases. They also have a large and very well known Real Estate Litigation Practice where they represent many of the major developers in the region. Their clients range from banks and corporations to government departments and the most high-profile family run companies in the region and globally.
Education and/or Experience
Bilingual Arabic English/Language Skills
Western/Common Law Jurisdiction Qualification preferred but any Arab state Law Society Admission is Acceptable.
7 + PQE Litigation Law experience
GCC experience essential
Saudi Arabia Market experience preferred but not essential
Excellent business development skills/ability to forge new business relationships
The Client is offering an attractive Tax-Free package, + Annual return flight to home country. + Medical insurance. (+ Relocation assistance if necessary)
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