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Legal Counsel - Dubai, UAE

Legal Counsel

This is an exciting opportunity for a bilingual commercial lawyer to join an innovative government entity in Abu Dhabi.

The role will be split between advising on English contracts and risk management and advising on Arabic licensing and regulatory matters, meaning you will need verbal Arabic skills as a minimum.

You will also be advising on general commercial work including IP rights, licensing, leasing, real estate, and risk management. You will need to be confident in managing the relationship and liaising directly with end-users and should be able to communicate legal principles in a clear and efficient manner in both English and Arabic.

You should have excellent technical ability and language and able to provide seamless advice to both internal and external customers.

You will need to be common law qualified with at least 4-5 years experience.

Key requirements:

• At least 4-8PQE
• Common law qualified
• Verbal Arabic skills with excellent written and spoken English
• Preferably trained in a common law jurisdiction, or experience within an international practice

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