Job opening: legal jobs, jobs in Lagos, Nigeria
DORNIM SOLICITORS AND LEGAL CONSULTANTS is a reputable boutique law firm based in Lekki Phase 1, Lagos State. The firm is looking to recruit a Senior Associate with excellent academics and atleast 5 years’ experience gained in a reputable law firm or as an in-house counsel. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Senior Solicitor as this is purely a solicitor’s role involving no litigation.
• Taking instructions from and exploring legal options with the client, his professional team or any relevant third parties;
• Providing expert legal support and advice to clients;
• Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements;
• Advising on financing of commercial projects and/or transactions, and acquisition and disposal of assets;
• Researching and analyzing the law on complex issues and writing opinions for submission to a supervising lawyer;
• Synthesizing legal research and analysis into a coherent written memorandum or brief for submission to a client or arbitrator;
• Appearing in arbitration or other judicial tribunal on behalf of the firm's client, as well as presenting well-reasoned arguments to the judicial body;
• Negotiating with outside parties on contractual issues and legal disputes, including settlement conferences;
• Anticipating and mitigating potential legal problems within the law firm or for a client — and developing strategies to avoid costly litigation and reduce potential areas of risk;
• Performing due diligence in legal matters concerning contracts, agreements, mergers and acquisitions, etc ;
• Carrying out Company secretarial duties;
• Advising clients on legal/regulatory, compliance and policy developments;
• Actively involved in business development of the practice;
• Attend to smaller matters and aspects of larger matters independently; and
• Any other reasonable duties delegatedView Full details and apply through Ngcareers go to https://ngcareers.com/g/70605
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