CLIENT: Our client leads a niche technology business across MENA and have a small but heavy hitting legal department. They have the need to add a new lawyer to their Dubai based team.

ROLE: The work will be a mix of technology, commercial and regulatory matters. You will assist in leading and closing transactions, negotiating operational matters with relevant government authorities, and building a close relationship with internal and external business stakeholders.

CANDIDATE: There are some key criteria for the role:

- Strong academics and qualifications from a good university

- Excellent fin-tech legal knowledge

- Ideal experience of US / UK or broader European regulations

- 5+ western PQE ideally with training from an international law firm and additional in-house is very much valued

- Ability to work under pressure, tight deadlines and fast pace

Importantly this role is happy to consider candidates from outside of the region, ideally from major common law jurisdictions.

REF: MA/1182892

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