Attorney – Corporate & Litigation at the Workplace Centre Limited


The Workplace Centre Limited – We are a World Class Skills Development and HR / ICT Consulting Services organisation that adds significant value to our clients and society.

We are recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Attorney – Corporate & Litigation

Location:
Ikoyi, Lagos

Job Description
  • The attorney whom should be specialized in corporate and litigation matters would join a law firm handling all complex legal matters, represent clients in court cases and other kinds of adversarial legal proceedings such as arbitrations, mediations and administrative law proceedings.
Responsibilities
  • Consult and handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. intellectual property, mergers & acquisitions, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, transactions, agreements, lawsuits, patents)
  • Develop company policy and position on legal issues
  • Research, anticipate and guard company against legal risks
  • Guide managers and ensure compliance with rules and regulations
  • Structure, draft and review reports and other legal documents
  • Represent company in legal proceedings (administrative boards, court trials etc.)
  • Draft and administer all contracts
  • Negotiate deals and attend company meetings
  • Consult with Clients
  • Conduct Pre-Trial Activities
  • Represent Clients in a Trial
Requirements/Skills
  • Proven comparable law firm experience
  • Proven background on corporate law (contract law, tax law, accounting, securities law, bankruptcy, intellectual property rights, licensing, zoning laws)
  • Excellent negotiation and communications skills
  • Administrative and managerial skills
  • Analytical ability and strong attention to detail
  • Computer skills
  • Current license to practice law
  • A very good degree in Law and graduate from Law School
  • Minimum of 5 (five) years relevant experience working in a Law Firm.
  • Obtaining state bar admission
  • Drafting briefs and other legal documents
  • Gathering evidence to be used in trial
  • Interviewing key witnesses
  • Conducting depositions.
Remuneration
Competitive.

Application Closing Date

27th May, 2019.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume to: careers@workplacecentre.com using "Attorney_Lagos" as subject of your mail.

  

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