Job Summary: The Legal Attorney - Real Estate will support in the daily operations of the legal and compliance department by reviewing, gathering, organizing and processing information relevant to transactions/deals/investment and general contracts in order to provide appropriate legal advise to business and support functions.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Assist in analysing all deals/projects/investments in respect to potential risk and local and GCC legal compliance.
To ensure that financial and investment transactions are carried out in accordance to the law of the country in order to protect GII's interest.
The Legal Attorney - Real Estate will also assist in drafting and reviewing all investment/deal documents and general contract/agreement documents to ensure compliance with laid down polices.
Assist in company's litigation process and any other business legal needs by reviewing litigation and document and providing appropriate advise.
To be proactive and assist in identifying issues, legal risks and potential liabilities in order to escalate it to the line manager.
To assist in safe keeping of all legal documents pertaining to legal transaction and contracts/agreement.
To assist line manager in the development process of company's policies, procedures and controls at various levels through input of legal advice on relevant aspects referred.
To assist in developing legal policies, processes and procedures and manage their implementation to ensure all relevant procedural/legislative requirements are fulfilled
To assist in preparation of management reports, legal advise documents and case summary for litigation etc.
To proactively seek to develop own skills, knowledge and competence in order to increase the level of personal contribution/performance
To carry out any other duties or tasks as required or instructed by the line manager to support the smooth operation of the legal department.
To assist the legal and compliance manager in managing the legal and compliance department as an additional in-house legal capability. Much of the time will be spent carrying out routine tasks such as drafting, reviewing documents and updating records
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The ideal candidate for the Legal Attorney - Real Estate UAE job placement must hold a law degree
At least four to five years of experience in a law firm or a corporate legal department.
Excellent communication skills
Excellent knowledge of UAE/GCC Laws, and Legal System in the region, accurate and detailed in paper work.
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