Litigation Lawyer

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JOB DESCRIPTION

Ref#1036

 

On behalf of our client, GRS are recruiting a Litigation Lawyer to work in-house for a leading service provider company based in Limassol. The successful candidate must have proven experience in with Civil Litigation matters and ability to advise management in regards to client complaints. This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for their next step in career.
 
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Advise clients concerning client complaints, claim liability, advisability of prosecuting or defending lawsuits, or legal rights and obligations
  • Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for individuals and businesses
  • Analyze the probable outcomes of cases, using knowledge of legal precedents
  • Present and summarize cases to stakeholders
  • Evaluate findings and develop strategies and arguments in preparation for presentation of cases
  • Gather evidence to formulate defense or to initiate legal actions, by such means as interviewing clients and witnesses to ascertain the facts of a case.
  • Examine legal data to determine advisability of defending or prosecuting lawsuit
  • Present evidence to defend clients or prosecute defendants in criminal or civil litigation
  • Study Constitution, statutes, decisions, regulations, and ordinances of quasi-judicial bodies to determine ramifications for cases
  • Prepare and draft legal documents
  • Prepare legal briefs and opinions
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes
  • Confer with colleagues with specialties in appropriate areas of legal issue to establish and verify bases for legal proceedings
  • Supervise legal assistants
  • Perform administrative and management functions related to the practice of law
CANDIDATE PROFILE
  • Degree in Law or any other relevant field 
  • At least 3 years’ experience, preferably in Criminal and/or Civil Litigation, including several years at a large law firm or a boutique law firm
  • 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.
  • English must be impeccable and must be to a highly professional standard
  • General commercial law experience. Experience in high-tech, on-line/web platforms, software, information technology, data privacy, Fin-tech, banking, e-money and similar fields, are a significant plus
  • Self-driven and highly motivated to contribute to the success of the Group, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision, including management of workload and proactive and creative thinking
  • Solution oriented with strong analytical skills
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Management and leadership skills and qualities
  • A flexible working approach is necessary to complement the skilled team
COMPANY BENEFITS
  • 21 days annual leave
  • Medical insurance
  • Corporate events
Due to the high volume of applications we receive at GRS Recruitment, only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.
 
To apply for this position, please email your CV to Zoe Andreou, at the following email address zoe@grsrecruitment.com quoting the above job reference or call +357 25 342 720 for further information.
 
Job Summary
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    20 April 2021
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    Permanent
  • 1036
  • zoe@grsrecruitment.com