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DLA Piper Middle East LLP has one of the largest disputes teams in the region, demonstrating major commitment to the region.
We are able to offer a one stop shop’ for specialist service lines across the group including international arbitration, offshore litigation (the DIFC and ADGM Courts), onshore litigation in the UAE courts, white collar crime, corporate investigations and compliance and construction & engineering disputes.
As the regional hub, we handle highly complex, long-running matters spanning the entire GCC (UAE, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Bahrain and Oman), in addition to surrounding markets such as Lebanon, Iraq, Egypt, Jordan, Libya, Syria and Turkey, as well as collaborating with our international network of offices on major cross border disputes.
We are offering an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Paralegal, where the successful candidate would enjoy varied and challenging work across all specialist service lines as well as a range of sectors and geographies.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To provide the Litigation, Arbitration & Investigations group with a high level of support in relation to organisation, preparation of documents for trial and arbitration hearings, conduct research and report accordingly.
Paralegals are not authorised to give legal advice to clients but the role is similar to an entry level associate and recognised as a valuable asset within the team.
The following sets out the broad expectations of the role. However this is not an exhaustive list and the job holder may be requested to undertake reasonable additional tasks as the needs of the business arise :
We pride ourselves on having a collegiate environment and we are looking for down-to-earth but confident individuals with a can-do attitude and willingness to learn.
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