Corporate Lawyer - Limassol

  • Location:

    Cyprus, Limassol

  • Discipline:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Published:

    15-02-2024

  • Expiry date:

    15-05-2024

  • Reference:

    2209

Our client is a second-generation multi-disciplinary law firm that provides legal, tax, and corporate services and they are looking for a Corporate Lawyer to join their team based in Limassol.

Responsibilities:

  • Dealing and liaising with clients, government authorities and other authorities;
  • Dealing with company formations for Cyprus and foreign jurisdictions and company agents in various jurisdictions;
  • Supporting clients with corporate queries;
  • Preparation and submission of application forms (e.g. HE forms) to the Cyprus Registrar of Companies related to the company formation and administration;
  • Preparing and filing all necessary documentation relating to corporate changes (e.g. changes of officers, registered address, change of name, etc.) with the relevant authorities and following up;
  • Maintaining corporate registers and monitoring changes;
  • Assisting with company restructuring and liquidations;
  • Collecting and reviewing clients’ KYC documentation and ensure that is complete and up-to-date at all times;
  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating corporate documents, including but not limited to, Memorandum and Articles of Association, Board of Directors and/or Shareholders resolutions, Powers of Attorney, Trust Deeds, Share Purchase Agreements, Non-Disclosure Agreements and other relevant documents;
  • Arranging for execution, certification, apostille and notarization of documents;
  • Processing documentation related to the legal entities registered/managed by our firm for our clientele and entering the same into the Company Management System used by our firm;
  • Additional tasks may include:
  • Reviewing, amending, commenting and drafting various types of agreements and contracts and/or legal documents;
  • Processing applications for opening bank and merchant accounts for approved customers;
  • Dealing with trademark and patent registration;
  • Conducting legal research, analysing caselaw and legislation for the preparation of any case files or for the issuance of legal opinions;
  • Providing legal assistance in property and/or immigration projects and liaising, attending with relevant government authorities;
  • Assisting colleagues and performing other related office tasks.

 Requirements:

  • Holder of degree in law – LLB;
  • Member of the Cyprus Bar Association;
  • At least 3 years of related experience in the field of corporate administration;
  • Knowledge of corporate administration procedures and AML/KYC procedures;
  • Proficiency with MS Word, MS Excel and Outlook.
  • Fluent in Greek and English languages, both written and verbal – knowledge of Russian Language would be considered highly advantageous.
  • Possession of excellent administration, communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Office management and time management skills;
  • Ability to work as part of a team;
  • Ability to work under pressure for meeting deadlines;
  • Being resilient and efficient;
  • Being professional and trustworthy.

Benefits:

  • Become a member of a great team;
  • Gain experience working in a newly established growing law firm;
  • Attractive salary starting from 1800 gross and negotiable (based on experience)
  • 13th salary;
  • Annual salary reviews;
  • Option to work remotely 1 day a week.

To apply:

Please send your CV to StaffMatters at admin@smstaffmatters.com and mention that you are applying for the vacancy of Corporate Lawyer with reference number 2209.
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