Paralegal -Arabic Speaker (ICD)

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Company:
ICD
Location:
Jeddah, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
Salary:
See description
Employment Type:
Full time
Sector:
Investment Banking/M&A
Sub Sector:
M&A/Corporate Finance
Position Type:
Contract
Job Reference:
1873553
Date Added:
21-April-2017

Job Description

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform legal and factual research
  • Identify relevant judicial decisions, statutes, legal articles, codes and other pertinent material
  • Organize, cross check, analyze and validate information
  • Prepare written reports and correspondence
  • Draft legal documents including briefs, agreements, contracts and legal memoranda
  • Review standard legal documents (with the supervision of a lawyer)
  • Check and edit legal forms and documents for accuracy
  • Maintain databases and files
  • Organize and track project files
  • Review and monitor new and updated laws and regulations
  • Maintain the law library
  • Help with trial preparation (preparing trial binders to be shared with the external legal counsel)
  • Assist with ICD board secretarial matters by preparing board and executive committee resolutions and attending board meetings in ICD investee companies to take minutes

Experience

  • 1-2 years’ experience as a Paralegal in a law firm or in house legal department
  • Previous experience in the area of banking and finance
  • Previous experience in Islamic banking and finance would be an advantage

Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree in law from a recognized university