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Corporate Associate - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Corporate Associate - Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Leap29 are working on an exciting opportunity with a leading international firm in Riyadh. Although we have a relationship with the local partner, this position offers the opportunity to join the international firm and benefit from London rates in a tax free country. Both client and local partner hold an excellent reputation and a longstanding relationship in KSA. As such, you can expect to work with leading Saudi families and conglomerates in an exciting time for the country in addition to working with foreign investors on cross border transactions.

We are currently looking for lawyers with M&A, joint venture, private equity, and fund raising transactional experience within magic circle or top-US firms. You must have trained within an exceptional corporate practice, and have an LLB and LLM/JD from a reputable law school. Due to the nature of the role, you must have excellent technical and commercial abilities, and be comfortable conducting business development activities. You will be able to manage a challenging workload and excel through working on a plethora of transactions for high profile clients.

In order to apply for this position, you must meet the following criteria:

- 0-3 PQE
- Trained at a leading international firm
- Qualified in a common law jurisdiction
- Arabic language skills preferred but not essential