Senior Associate, General Corporate Commercial at First Excelsia Professional Services Limited


First Excelsia Professional Services Limited – Our client, a leading organisation in the business and practice of Law, is recruiting suitable candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Senior Associate, General Corporate Commercial

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time
Industry: Law

Job Description

  • We are seeking to fill the role of a Senior Associate, Business Regulatory Advisory Unit. The ideal candidates must have extensive experience in Real Estate & Construction, Employment & Labour Relations, Commercial Contracts and Contract Administration, Legal Advisory and Tax Advisory

Job Description

  • Supervising members of the team and taking responsibility for team growth and development
  • Conducting effective legal research and Preparation of Legal advisory with minimal Supervision
  • Providing company secretarial services to assigned clients and providing effective support to team leads
  • Interfacing with regulators and stakeholder engagements on behalf of clients
  • Assigning client portfolio management with minimal supervision
  • Advising and dealing with compliance matters
  • Coordinating the preparation and issuance of debit notes
  • Managing and supervising other associates within the team
  • Preparing proposals and capability statements
  • Supporting business strategy and innovations
  • Good knowledge of practices and applications in Merger and Acquisition, Capital Markets Dispute resolution, and all aspects of Corporate Law

Person Specification

  • Candidates should possess an LL.B / BL. (LLM would be an added advantage)
  • Minimum of 9 years of commercial/corporate post-call experience either in-house or in a law firm
  • Commercial awareness
  • Good analytical/problem-solving skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Business development skills
  • Adaptability
  • Litigation experience will be an advantage.

Application Closing Date
12th January, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the email.


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