Corporate lawyer

Posted on 09 Dec 2019

MICHAEL KYPRIANOU & CO LLC wishes to employ a qualified advocate at its office in Limassol.

The vacancy will be for its corporate and commercial practice.

Duties:

  • Corporate lawyer, with main duty to assist in the legal requirements of clients.
  • Review, draft, revise, negotiate and/or conclude various types of legal agreements and documentation, including service agreements, intercompany agreements (financing / SPA’s).
  • Provide the legal function to support a fast-paced team, and to an expanding range of businesses and operations.
  • Provide practical, business oriented legal advice, counsel and recommendations on any legal affairs.
  • Liaise with local and overseas lawyers.
  • Familiar with court procedures/documentation in terms of corporate law applications.
  • Attend to any projects and undertake research tasks when required.
  • Maintain a solid understanding of company regulatory framework in Cyprus.

Requirements:

  • Degree in Law.
  • Cyprus Bar qualification.
  • Bar Professional Training Course or Legal Practice Course for qualification in England and Wales, or Master’s Degree in a Commercial Law related direction will be considered as advantages.
  • Computer skills, including knowledge of MS Officeprograms and legal database research.
  • Prior experience in corporate and commercial practice.
  • Excellent knowledge of Greek and English. Knowledge of Russian language will be considered as advantage, but it’s not mandatory.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills, including ability to work effectively within a complex global group with a globally distributed team and a fast-paced business environment.
  • Self-driven and highly motivated individual.
  • Solution oriented with strong analytical skills.
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Positive, flexible personality, easy to adapt to changes, willing to undertake new tasks, and overall contribute to the legal team.
  • Ability to draft and close day to day and commercial agreements.
  • Accuracy, speed and thoroughness of work, attention to details.
  • Strong organizational, communication and social skills.
  • Responsible, service-minded, positive and team-oriented attitude.
  • Professional treatment of confidential information.
  • Able to work under stress and tight deadlines.

Applicants can send their CV to recruitment@kyprianou.com