Assistant Counsel

Represent clients in criminal and civil litigation and other legal proceedings, draw up legal documents, or manage or advise clients on legal transactions. May specialize in a single area or may practice broadly in many areas of law.

Assistant Counsel Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Assistant Counsel to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Draft and solidify agreements, contracts, and other legal documents to ensure the company‚Äôs full legal rights;
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advice on possible legal issues;
  • Research and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations;
  • Specify internal governance policies and regularly monitor compliance;
  • Give accurate and timely counsel to executives in a variety of legal topics (labor law, partnerships, international ventures, corporate finance, etc.);
  • Collaborate with management to devise efficient defense strategies;
  • Represent the company in court hearings whenever needed;
  • Communicate and negotiate with external parties (regulators, external counsel, public authority, etc.), creating relations of trust.

Requirements:

  • MA or BSc in Business Administration will be considered an advantage;
  • Proven experience as an in-house legal counsel in a business environment;
  • Extensive knowledge in Labor laws is a must;
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures;
  • Saudi Male;
  • BSc degree in Law or.