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Legal Associate (Commercial Practice)

The Company

The Client of Acteon is one of the leading service providers in the market of Financial and Legal Outsourcing, Consulting and Auditing services for international companies. The successful development and the growth of the Legal practice within the company require strengthening the team with smart and ambitious lawyers (mid- to senior level) specializing in commercial law, who are aiming at providing the new format of Legal services to their clients. 

 

 The Position:

 

  • advice and support clients in various legal assignments
  • monitor client management
  • add expertise in Russian law and local juridical specificities
  • read and evaluate documents and motions to ascertain facts and issues
  • research legal documentation and advise with writing opinions about issues
  • represent clients to Court (Arbitrage / Civil and Penal)
  • collaborating with Senior Attorneys regarding conduct, issues, and proceedings of the local law code
  • process daily ongoing cases
  • elaborate and prepare files (search and/or tribunal)
  • draft contracts

 

 

Requirements:

  • Russian Legal degree ideally coupled with a western management business exposure
  • experience of PQE
  • knowledge of commercial, labor, and corporate law
  • experience of litigation depending on seniority level
  • International/local law firm background or the same in in-house department at large businesses
  • exceptional communication skills, solution-oriented approach smart, quick, logic-minded with solution driven approach
  • capacity to manage priorities and to work independently
  • fluency in English