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Paralegal Jobs in Al Ain – UAE at ACWA Power

Title: Paralegal

Company: ACWA Power

Location: Al Ain – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Law/Legal, Administrative/Clerical

The main purpose of this post is to assistthe legal projects function in all support activities such asdrafting certain components of a transaction, assisting in companysetup, legal research on precedents, etc. as required, in order toensure the function’s work is carried out smoothly andeffectively.  KEYACCOUNTABILITIES:

Legal Support Conduct legal research as required by theSenior Lawyers including finding out precedents and relevantstatutes, legal articles and other writings related to a specificlegal research, in order to support the team.

Perform preliminary work in the preparation of legalopinions and research relevant statutes, rulings, and precedents tobe used as a basis for answering requests for legal opinionsrelated to Company projects. Shadow seniorteam members on key meetings, negotiations, reviewing of documents,etc. in order to build capability and competence in requiredareas. Ensure an up-to-date database of allrelevant legal and statutory regulations to provide a convenientsource of reference to colleagues within the function.

Assist in providing legal support for setting up ofcompanies in the UAE and outside of the UAE, in order to ensure allthe necessary documentation is prepared, collated and availablewhen required.  Legal

Documentation  Assistin drafting certain components of a transaction (e.g. NDAs, TSA,Power of attorneys (POAs), company incorporation documents,approval documents, etc.), in order to ensure adequate support isprovided to the team, and resources are utilisedeffectively. Assist in the bid preparationactivities from a legal perspective, in collaboration with the BidManagement team, in order to ensure all the legal elements aretaken care of, and that the documentation is accurate.

Collate and draft the conditions precedent in the termsheet before closing of the deal, in order to ensure the requireddocuments are available. Take dictation andtranscribe materials from shorthand or written manuscripts intotyped drafts and proofreads letters, reports and tabulations forline manager’s review and correction.

 

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