Senior Principal Associate/Legal Manager (Ref: HMLM)
Remuneration: R1,410 million per annum

Position in the Legal sector in Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Posted On Friday 6 August 2021
Job Description:

International Opportunity to practice law


One of UAE’s leading and most sought-after legal service providers boasting many global awards, this well-established boutique firm with international exposure and expertise is recognized as an arbitration and conflict resolution expert in commercial and corporate matters and noticeable in providing comprehensive legal solutions for complex legal challenges.


Its success is attributed to the nationally and internationally trained team of regional and global lawyers. The firm specializes in multiple forms of dispute resolution, with a particular focus on international arbitration, enforcement, and cross-border disputes under various legal systems, and has an expert knowledge in investment arbitration, energy arbitration, litigation funding and claim assignment methods.

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Main job functions


Reporting to the Founding Partner, the successful candidate will manage and oversee a team of 5 subordinates in the law firm, ensuring consistent quality output and meeting of deadlines from the team.


Duties will include:

·        Litigation

·        Commercial Arbitration

·        Dispute/Conflict Resolution & Settlement

·        Corporate & Service Recovery

·        Mainly in the following sectors:

o   Construction

o   Real Estate

o   Hotels & Hospitality

o   FMCG


The incumbent will be a strong leader and manager with an excellent work ethic and will also act as Tribunal Secretary of arbitration



LLB Degree




·        7+ years minimum in total as a Senior Attorney/Legal Manager (Corporate or Litigation) with outstanding knowledge of commercial litigation and dispute resolution

·        Solid Management track record (essential)

·        Commercial Arbitration (preferable)





R1,410,00 million per annum

Medical Insurance

Annual Airfare

30 Days’ Annual leave



A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Hanli Marais