To provide under the supervision and guidance of the Head of Legal and Line Manager in depth legal advice and support to the Bank and its subsidiaries in the achievement of their daily business requirements.
Advice internal clients on the best possible legal structure of a transaction, participate in the negotiation with counterparties, structure the deal and prepare documentation, drafting and reviewing contracts, agreements, powers of attorney and all other legal documents.
Provide legal support and service to the business units under the guidance and direction of HOD and Line Manager.
Regularly update the Head of Legal with regard to the status of the legal issues being handled and properly liaise towards delivering a comprehensive regular Control Sheet.
Liaise as required with external lawyers and assist in the preparation of the required documentation of cases, reviewing of external lawyers bills and regularly update the litigation report.
Ability to advise the business in a proactive manner as to the best way to avoid litigation where possible without compromising the Bank’s best interest.
Monitoring and follow up of UAE legislation as well as advising DIB on the impact of newly enacted legislation on DIB’s overall activities.
Working with the various Departments / Units concerned in product development and create all legal documents of the bank including contracts, agreement, forms etc.
Drafting Contract, Agreements and other legal instruments.
Drafting Memoranda and Pleadings pertaining to the Bank.
Providing legal support to the Bank’s subsidiaries.
Over 4-5 years of work experience in a similar position
Develops personal tactics to cope with stressful situations
Prepares written reports in a manner that is brief, systematic and easy to understand; highlight important points
Drafting legal documents
Preventive law & legal practices skills
Foundation & principles of Islamic finance