Senior Advocate (Litigation) - Limassol

  • Location:

    Cyprus, Limassol

  • Discipline:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Benefits:

    Salary of 1,800 – 2,500 Euros gross + lawyer insurance + advocate pension fund + bonus based on performance

  • Published:

    01-07-2024

  • Expiry date:

    01-10-2024

  • Reference:

    2621

Our client, a Law Firm in Limassol, is looking to hire a Senior Litigation Advocate. Our client is looking for a hardworking, trustworthy, eloquent, go getter person, someone who wants to grow with a team, is hands-on and ethical.

Responsibilities:

  • Appearing in court either on their own and/or with guidance.
  • Handling cases from the beginning until the end,
  • Drafting legal documents, pleadings etc.,
  • Submission of documents on online portal (e-Justice)  
  • Reviewing and drafting contracts,
  • Research 
  • Liaising with external parties, intermediaries and clients.
  • Preparing and providing legal advice and opinions.
  • Any necessary duties as and when required.

Requirements:

  • Having at least 3 years of of post-license litigation experience.
  • Post-graduate degree or Barrister-at-law shall be considered as an advantage. The minimum education requirement is a university degree in law. 
  • Member of the Cyprus Bar Association 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Greek and English. Any additional language is considered a plus. 
  • Confident in handling court cases immediately. 
  • Competent computer skills, including Microsoft Office and Outlook. 
  • Good at drafting various documents as well as conducting relevant research. 
  • Organizational skills, integrity, responsibility, and professionalism.
  • Strong team orientation, ability to work collaboratively in a team setting and/or alone. 
  • Ensuring that deadlines are met and can handle working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Willingness and ability to take initiative and think outside the box in order to achieve the best result. 
  • Knowledge of banking and/or property and/or contract and/or family and/or criminal
  • Being organized with deadlines (not to waste time and leave pending urgent work to leave exactly 5:30 for example)

Working hours:

  • The working hours are Monday to Thursday 8:30 am – 5:30 pm and Friday 8:30 am - 2:30 pm (onsite).

To apply:

Please send your CV to StaffMatters at admin@smstaffmatters.com and mention that you are applying for the vacancy of Senior Advocate (Litigation) with reference number 2621.
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