Lawyer

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Who We are

Maa-althahab, from Al Masmoum Group, is one of the leading and most famous fragrance brands in the Middle East and Africa. Founded in 2006, the company pursued innovative thinking in making unique perfumes which match the lifestyles and personalities of all clients.

Position Overview

 Provide analysis and counsel on legal, policy, and environmental issues. Anticipate and guard against legal risks facing the company. Develop and recommend company policy and position on legal issues.

Responsibilities:

  1. Provide analysis and counsel on legal, policy, and environmental issues to include; proposed new products, protecting intellectual property, outsourcing agreements and business strategic planning
  2. Provide legal counsel on issues arising from actual or anticipated lawsuits. 
  3. Anticipate and guard against legal risks facing the company. 
  4. Develop and recommend company policy and position on legal issues. 
  5. Conduct and coordinate research into a variety of legal issues. 
  6. Represent the Company or its officials in various legal proceedings. 
  7. Prepare legal pleadings, motions, discovery, stipulations, etc. 
  8. Write, review, and edit reports, opinions, correspondence, articles, and other documents. 
  9. Write and administer complex vendor, client, and employment contracts. 
  10. Develop and recommend operating policy and procedural improvements. 
  11. Solves issue and giving legal advice to offices.
  12. Provide general advice on relevant laws, regulations and legal issues and dealing with external legal counsel on matters within the company (internal and external requirements).
  13. Involved in drafting, reviewing, negotiating and advising on general corporate and commercial matters, including some corporate secretarial elements, advising and overseeing on real estate/investment matters, joint ventures around the region and in Europe.
  14. Ability to advise on, undertake and/or supervise legal due diligence dealing with external counsel on structuring, drafting initial of term sheets, negotiating legal agreements and supervising and attending to legal completion of all transactions.
  15. Assisting in general litigation, ongoing litigation matters in countries and liaising with lawyers in various jurisdictions

Requirements 

Degree in Law and an Admitted Attorney. 

Between 5 years of experience 

Fluent in the English Language