In-House Senior Legal Counsel

University degree in Law from a reputable university. Masters degree is a major plus

Min. 10 to 15 years of experience as an Independent lawyer in a well- established law firm or as a Senior In-house lawyer in a large local or regional company, Group or Bank.

Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures

Excellent verbal and written communication skills.


  • Serves as a trusted strategy and legal advisor to top management
  • Ensures that the required Corporate Governance mechanisms and internal controls are set forth at the group’s level to maintain balance between ownership and management;
  • Advises on Corporate Matters
  • Optimizes the Group’s legal structure in the purpose of ensuring continuity of the business and proper succession planning;
  • Advises on and oversee compliance to ensure strategic support to enable business while protecting the group’s assets and reputation;
  • Advises on and balance legal risk and opportunity
  • Advises and/or reviews all agreements between the group, third parties to ensure that the group’s interest is protected, and the best commercial position maintained;
  • Provides internal legal advisory services on legal matters to ensure that the corporate activities are in line with applicable laws;
  • Provides legal advice on potential liability in order to take necessary steps to control the group’s exposure;
  • Contributes to formulate and develop legal strategy, plans and budget for the legal department and to ensure the implementation and adherence of legal policy guidelines;
  • Following up on litigations, if any;
  • Manages external lawyers


Effective Communication. Adaptable and Flexible. Good Teamwork. Problem Solver. Team Leadership Skills. Strategic Thinker. Good organizational skills

Fluent in English and Arabic. French is a plus. Good knowledge of Microsoft Office.


Interested candidates to email their CVs in Strict Confidentiality to Ms. Nathalie: