Executive Director - Legal
Senior Risk & Compliance Lawyer
An international law firm based in Dubai is looking to hire an experienced Risk and Compliance Lawyer with at least 5 years PQE to join their EMEA Risk and Compliance Team.
The Risk and Compliance Team supports the firm across all their offices throughout EMEA. Its primary role is to assess and advise on risk and to ensure the firm complies with a broad range of regulatory and professional obligations, in order to safeguard the firm's reputation and avoid penalties.
The successful candidate will be based in the firm's Dubai office and will report to the Head of Risk & Compliance of Asia and the Middle East, and on UAE aspects, to the Dubai office's Managing Partner.
The work will be internally focused, supporting the firm's partners across EMEA, as in-house advisor providing high quality senior level advice to partners and fee earners in relation to client on-boarding, conflicts of interest, confidentiality, risk management and reporting issues.
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