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Debt Finance Lawyer – Dubai

Our client is a global organisation that owns a number of well-known and successful brands in the UK and internationally.

Due to the continued growth of the company, they are now keen to hire an experienced corporate/commercial lawyer to join them working closely with the general counsel.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with general debt finance and commercial matters (e.g. negotiating debt finance documentation (facility agreements, ICAs and security) and supporting the business on amendments and waivers/ongoing compliance etc).
  • Drafting and reviewing precedent documentation.
  • Carrying out research on legal issues and providing support on regulatory/legal developments and providing assistance throughout where needed.
  • Working autonomously where appropriate, working closely with the business lines, whether within one of group’s companies, its banks, or within the business generally.
  • Liaising with external counsel and members of the legal team generally.
  • Performing such other duties as requested and assisting the legal team in their day-to-day roles.

Technical Skills & Qualifications Required:

  • Qualified solicitor with corporate/commercial experience
  • Ideally Magic Circle training and qualification experience

Competencies Required:

  • Solid Debt Finance (Borrower) experience
  • Good attention to detail
  • Proactive and enthusiastic attitude
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Strong negotiating skills
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