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Legal Associate HND / BA / BSc Job

2024-05-30 10:31   Law / Legal Jobs   Lagos   21 views
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Role Description

This is a full-time hybrid role for a Legal Associate located in Lagos, with flexibility for some remote work.
The Legal Associate will be responsible for legal document preparation, analyzing legal issues, and communicating with clients.
The Legal Associate will also be responsible for assisting with other legal tasks as needed.

Summary of Key Responsibilities

Draft and advise on complex agreements for clients in a broad range of industries.
Oversee legal research and provide advice and legal support to clients in multiple industries including Banking & finance, capital markets, intellectual property & entertainment, technology & startups, real estate, logistics and FMCG; Dispute resolution, Debt recovery, data privacy etc.
Support clients with transaction negotiation, attend meetings and other clients’ engagements.
Oversee the conduct of data privacy audits and handle other regulatory preparation and submission of license applications and other miscellaneous tasks.
Strong knowledge of corporate governance and corporate law with practical experience
Good leadership and interpersonal skills
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills with keen attention to detail
Proactive and organized approach to serving handling multiple tasks and clients

Qualifications

Law expertise and knowledge of legal procedures
Knowledge of legal document preparation
Strong analytical skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to research and understand complex legal issues
Attention to detail
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Experience in a law firm or legal department is preferred
Bachelor's degree in Law

Requirements

Bachelors of Law (LL.B)
Nigerian Law School
Between 5-6 years post call experience

Company Description
At SHQ Legal, we focus on innovation and efficiency in delivering first-rate legal services.
With the mission to move our clients' interest forward by designing customised solutions,
We aim to become Africa's leading provider of creative business solutions.