Head Of Legal - Bilingual
at Michael Page International (UAE) Limited in
Head Of Legal - Bilingual Full time at Michael Page International (UAE) Limited in Dubai, UAE
Job highlightsPosted on May 17, 2021
A recently upgraded role with heightened responsibility in a leadership capacity
A major mixed use developer with a development value of close to AED 50 Billion
Drafting of complex SPA's and units leasing agreements (retail, F&B etc)Dealing with government authorities (Sharjah real estate dept, SEWA, DEWA, SRTA, RTA, Dubai land department)Working with appointed international law firms who have prepared legal templates and development negotiationsConstitutional documentation for the group of companies and subsidiaries. SPV establishments. New new company formations. MOA preparations. Reviewing and drafting changes and amendments Review and negotiation with the banks on financing documentations. Verify and ensure that the legal elements have managed risks.Negotiations with land owners for JV's, SPA's, brand protection, due diligence, hotel operator agreements.Litigation - real estate cases. Timeline disputes, defaults, claims at the court. Handles these internal case files/strategy then handing to the external lawyers.
Candidates who apply should meet all of the following criteria:
Law degree with 10 + years of experience Recent 5 years experience working for a real estate developer Recent 5 years work experience in the UAEArabic and English language skills essential
Join a growing role and company and contribute greatly to its success story
Have the ear of senior decision makers and build up the legal department
Live and work in a true economic hub and travel within the region
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