Head of Banking & Finance - Riyadh office of major Law Firm

Location
Riyadh (SA)
Salary
Significant Tax Free
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
06 Nov 2016
Ref
2242/AS
Contract Type
Permanent

Leading firm seeks to appoint senior common law qualified solicitor with at least 8 years pqe into its thriving Saudi banking finance practice based in Riyadh. The firm has a leading reputation across most of the main Middle East jurisdictions and also strong links with the emerging countries of the Middle East.  The firm’s banking & finance practice offers a broad range of services to include Islamic finance, derivatives, investment funds, asset finance, real estate finance, syndicated & bi-lateral lending, export finance & project finance. They also advised on complex banking regulations affecting the transactions they work on across many jurisdictions. The role will involve managing the practice in Riyadh including more junior lawyers both local and Western qualified, working closely with peers in other offices and involvement office and firm wide in business development strategy. Excellent opportunity to work with major clients in the region with significant levels of quality work available.  The role exceptionally well compensated with excellent opportunity to take a profitable partnership in the shorter term.