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Junior Corporate/ Immigration Lawyer

40 days ago Recruiting Agent Expired

Job description

Our client is an established Law firm with offices in Nicosia and particular focus in all areas of Business Law and Technology.

We are now looking for a high calibre, career driven individual with experience in Migration matters to join the firm’s Corporate and Commercial Law Department.

The successful candidate will be joining a team of lawyers providing legal services to their clients, including their business partner and Corporate Service Provider,

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dedicated and rapidly growing legal team.

Job Duties

Job Description

  •     Advising clients on migration matters
  •     Handling applications for and assisting clients to obtain Work Permits
  •     Handling applications for and assisting clients to obtain Permanent Residency Permits
  •     Handling applications for and assisting clients to obtain Visitor Permits
  •     Handling applications for and assisting clients to obtain Citizenship
  •     Accompanying clients to the Civil Registry and Migration Department
  •     Foreign interest company registration
  •     Drafting and reviewing corporate legal documents including Memorandum and Articles of Association, resolutions, minutes, share certificates, Powers of Attorney, etc;
  •     Drafting and reviewing corporate and commercial agreements, including Shareholders Agreements, Director’s Service Agreements, Non-Disclosure and Confidentiality Agreements, JV Agreements, Employment Agreements, Sale and Purchase of Property Agreements, Lease agreements, etc;
  •     Handling complex corporate transactions, reorganisations and restructurings, including re-domiciliation of companies, Mergers and Acquisitions, banking and finance transactions, etc
  •     Onboarding clients and ensuring compliance with AML/KYC requirements and procedures;
  •     Liaising with clients and maintaining strong client relations;
  •     Providing high quality legal advice and handling of legal issues pertaining to the firm’s clients;
  •     Promoting the firm and taking part in business development initiatives;
  •     Liaising with leading international law firms who regularly engage the firm for corporate and commercial legal matters;
  •     Attending meetings with clients, in Cyprus and abroad.

Job Requirements

Required Skills & Experience

  •     Qualified Cyprus lawyer/ member of the Cyprus Bar Association.
  •     Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role, with sufficient exposure in all areas mentioned above;
  •     Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines;
  •     Good knowledge of Compliance procedures;
  •     Experience with Cyprus IBCs is essential;
  •     Excellent knowledge of Cyprus Companies Law and practical procedures;
  •     Experience in dealing with the Civil Registry and Migration Department;
  •     Experience in dealing with the Registrar of Companies;
  •     Experience in dealing with Corporate litigation matters (Court applications, procedures, etc);
  •     Excellent knowledge of the English and Greek languages is essential;
  •     Exceptional organisations skills;
  •     Fast learner, Self-motivated and career-driven individual;

Job Benefits

Remuneration & Benefits

  •     Gross salary in the region of €20,000, to include 13th salary
  •     Medical insurance
  •     1 short day 8:30-2:30 or 9:30-3:30
  •     Annual bonus
  •     Annual salary review

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