Senior Associate

· Valletta, Malta
Employment Type Full time - Indefinite

Duties and responsibilities


  • Being the primary point of contact with clients, foreign legal counsel, external advisors, banks, regulatory and governmental organisations, and other parties;
  • Handle legal and corporate matters for clients and their business;
  • Focus on maintaining client relationships;
  • Work actively on client files, and ensuring that deadlines are duly met;
  • Conducting timely and precise legal research into specific areas of Law;
  • Acting in key roles, including directorships as may be required;
  • Perform other duties as assigned or requested.

 

Key Performance Indicators


  • Keeping abreast with legal developments for the areas currently within the department’s portfolios and re-structuring any process or procedure together with the Senior Manager to continuously push for excellence;
  • Identifying new business opportunities;
  • Attracting new clients;
  • Achievement of professionalism and standards of quality within the team by ensuring the team is working in line with company’s mission statement which highlights service, knowledge, excellence and quality.


Key Attributes


  • Law Degree and the ability to practice law in Malta;
  • Excellent written and spoken English;
  • Not less than 6 years post-graduate experience in a similar environment;
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Outlook/Office, CRM, database and information systems;
  • Pro-active approach;
  • Experience in dealing with foreign clients & counter-parts;
  • Risk management and problem-solving skills;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities;
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership skills;



About Chetcuti Cauchi


Chetcuti Cauchi's lawyering style is one that seeks to simplify the complex, to apply unconventional thinking to client's problems, to offer friendly solutions to stressful challenges and to choose simple language over legalism. We are firm but friendly, sophisticated but not complicated, and we work towards success with a constant eye on the client's practical goals. 


Chetcuti Cauchi serves a varied clientele of successful entrepreneurs, world renowned business families and multi-national companies.  The firm collaborates with several magic circle law firms and is the collaborating firm in Malta for Andersen Global.


Where you fit...


In staying at the top of our game, we believe that the firm's lawyers are its most valuable assets and we invest significantly in our lawyers.  Mentored by the senior lawyers and partners of the firm, you are encouraged to spend time on professional development through research and are offered opportunities to publish legal articles in recognised industry journals.  The firm also pioneers proprietary published research and studies in the firm's key areas of specialisation, to which various lawyers are encouraged to contribute.  Lawyers with an aptitude for public speaking are actively coached and encouraged to speak at industry conferences.


If you're ambitious, dedicated and share our lawyering style, we want to get to know you.  Get in touch with us.

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  • Location
    Valletta, Malta
  • Employment Type
    Full time - Indefinite