Role details

In house Banking/ Finance Lawyer - UAE

London   •   £100,000 - £110,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • In house Banking/Finance Lawyer
  • Middle East - UAE

About Our Client

Global Banking Organisation based in the Middle East

Job Description

  • Assist the ED and all members of Group Legal & Compliance to ensure that management is fulfilling its legal responsibilities to the Group.
  • Act as a legal counsel to the Group, its officers and senior management.
  • Manage a high volume of legal projects (bespoke, advisory and transactional) within defined time periods.
  • Review, draft and negotiate various legal documentation and advise as to the legality of such matters.
  • Advise Group of the legal implications of proposed policy and specific legal issues referred to Group Legal & Compliance.
  • Advise from a legal perspective on issues referred to or topics raised by business or support units within the Group.
  • Advise the Group on legal risks associated with business operations, their potential impact and suggest risk mitigating strategies.
  • Assist management in developing legal and commercial strategies associated with business operations.
  • Manage a continual legal dialogue with the business within the Group in relation to the various on-going projects.
  • Vet agreements, joint ventures, partnership arrangements, launching of new products, etc.
  • Develop own skills, knowledge and stay abreast of changes related to legal issues which may have a bearing on the Group and advising the relevant management accordingly.

The Successful Applicant

UK Qualified Banking/ Finance solicitor between 2-6 PQE, ideally trained at a magic/ silver circle.

*Please note that this is only an indication of what the client is looking for and all other applications would still be welcome'

What's on Offer

£100 - 110000 + competitive bonus + benefits

Paid net

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