Openings

Graduate Legal Assistant

Description

At LY Law, we know the value of hands-on experience while learning the ropes in the legal arena. As a committed team open to sharing our enthusiasm for the practice of law, we have created an ongoing Graduate Legal Assistant position at our firm.

While working with us as a Graduate Legal Assistant, your main responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Drafting court documents or pleadings;
  • Assisting senior Attorneys with legal research and analysis;
  • If fluent in Arabic, liaising with Governmental Authorities;
  • Assist lawyers with case tracking;
  • Coordinate lawyers’ schedules, calendars and travel arrangements;
  • Manage case documentation;
  • Conduct research of both local UAE and DIFC laws;
  • Liaise with various governmental authorities to obtain information for client matters;
  • Perform daily administrative tasks such as copying, scanning, document filing, etc.;
  • Screen and manage phone calls;
  • Other administrative duties as required.

Requirements

 

  • Fluent English skills; Arabic a plus.
  • University Degree from Western University in a related field;
  • Standard business computer skills (Outlook, Excel, Power Point, Word, etc.);
  • Energetic with a can-do attitude.

Apply

Please send your CV to hr@lylawyers.com with ‘‘Graduate Legal Assistant” written in the subject line.