Commercial Lawyer at Maurice Xandra Solutions


Job Description / Responsibility

To provide advice on a range of commercial matters including major procurement activities, complex commercial contracts, Joint Ventures, partnerships, and some corporate work.

Advise, draft and negotiate major commercial agreements, including regulated procurement activities, either alone or as part of a team.

Advise clients of the legal and business implications of proposed transactions, anticipating legal and contractual concerns and devising strategies to resolve them.

Provide expert advice on Joint Ventures and other partnership arrangements and be capable of drafting all relevant documentation.

Conduct and conclude contractual negotiations on behalf of various clients.

Liaise with lawyers in other parts of Legal or elsewhere in the Group to ensure a coordinated input of legal advice to the client.

Maintain effective working relationships with key clients.

Protect the company interests, by ensuring all necessary checks and investigations are undertaken (e.g. undertaking all necessary due diligence/disclosure exercises as appropriate).

Educational Requirements

    Relevant academic qualification for the position is essential

Experience Requirements

    Applicants must have at least 3-5 years post call experience

Additional Job Requirements

    A thorough grounding in and experience of the areas described above. You will also have:

    Sound judgment and outstanding analytical and contractual skills.

    Excellent communication skills, initiative, and confidence.

    Knowledge and interest in the structure, aims and objectives of the and an appreciation of its regulatory responsibilities as a publicly funded body. In addition, some knowledge of the application of public procurement and competition law to the relevant legal practice areas would be an advantage.

    Personal Attributes

    Intellectual rigor and analytical skills.

    Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentational skills.

    Ability to provide practical legal advice and risk assessment.

    Team player.

    Ability to work to tight and/or conflicting deadlines.

Company Information
MAURICE XANDRA SOLUTIONS LIMITED Address : 32 Providence Street , Lekki Phase 1. , Lagos state , Nigeria Web : Website

Job Summary

  • Category : Legal - In-House, Private Practice & Paralegal
  • Posted on : 05 Jul 2019
  • Job Type : Full Time
  • No. of Vacancies : 1
  • Experience : 2.2
  • Salary : Negotiable
  • Location : Lagos
  • Application Deadline : 11 Jul 2019

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