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Lawyer, Junior Associate


TITLE: Lawyer (Junior Associate)

 

OPEN TO/ ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: All interested candidates, preferably with advocate license or at least with the possibility to take the exam within the nearest possible term.

 

START DATE/ TIME: ASAP

 

DURATION: Long-term, with a probation period.

 

LOCATION: Yerevan, Armenia

 

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Law firm is looking for a candidate for the position of a junior associate (lawyer). The candidate should be aware of civil and administrative law, particularities of the company's activities and the main fields of its specialization (www.dialog.am).

 

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: 

 

- Provide legal advice to the clients of the firm, including companies with foreign investment in the field of civil (including corporate, property, contract, commercial   and other areas of law), labor and administrative law in English and Armenian languages;
- Provide legal advice to individuals, including foreigners in the field of civil, family and administrative law;
- Draft and review contracts in English and Armenian languages and participate in negotiations;
- Provide legal advice regarding the foundation of companies and other organizations, preparation of necessary documentation package and submission of            documents to state authorities;
- Draft employment contracts, job descriptions and other documents envisaged by labor legislation;
- Represent the companies clients at administrative procedures, in litigation and during arbitration procedures;
- Perform other duties as assigned, including research on different legal issues.

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

 

- Bachelor's degree in Law; additional Master's degree is a plus;
- Work experience is preferable but nor compulsory;
- Active participation in moot court competitions, law competitions, conferences and other extracurricular activities is a strong asset
- Strong educational and community background;
- Knowledge of principles of tax legislation is a plus;
- Excellent computer skills, MS Office, Internet and e-mail;
- Excellent knowledge of Armenian and English languages; good knowledge of Russian and other foreign languages is a plus;
- Knowledge of legal terminology in English language as well as experience in drafting legal documents in English language and authentic bilingual (English-        Armenian) contracts;
- Experience working with foreign companies is an asset;
- High sense of responsibility, punctuality; communication skills and ability to work under pressure;
- Team work and time management skills and high work efficiency;
- Availability of license of attorney at law is a plus.

 

REMUNERATION/ SALARY: Negotiable

 

APPLICATION PROCEDURES: Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a CV to: career@dialog.am with a note "Lawyer" in the subject line of the message. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

OPENING DATE: 10 August 2017

 

APPLICATION DEADLINE: 19 August 2017