CLIENT : Our Kuwait based oil and gas client has a current need to expand their legal team with a new Senior Legal Counsel hire.
They have a strong portfolio of O&G assets across the Middle East and require additional legal support in order to satisfy current and future business needs.
ROLE : You will report to the General Counsel and be the main lawyer in the team to handle complex oil and gas matters. An essential part of the role is that this is a 6 month contract, though there may be potential to extend this.
Please be aware before applying.
The position is intended to have a fairly broad remit of work, with key areas being M&A, JV's, corporate finance, and capital markets as well as more O&G specific projects.
CANDIDATE : In order to fit into the team structure you will need to be at least 5+ PQE and have specific exposure to M&A, JV's, engineering, procurement and construction contracts.
Ideal candidates will be Common Law qualified, with UK and Middle East experience being preferred.
REF : MA / 992562
Please note that the jobs advertised here may represent just a selection of all the in-house roles we have running across the Middle East (and beyond).