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Location Netherlands - Noord-Holland - Amsterdam
Job ID QJ16235640
Litigation - General/Commercial
Amsterdam office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks junior litigation and dispute resolution lawyer with 3-6 years of experience. The candidate will be drafting and reviewing legal documents to ensure clarity and consistency. Will be creating solutions using own legal knowledge, applying effective research techniques. Challenge and test advice against legal compliance and risks. Be proactive in expanding legal knowledge to ensure technical expertise is up to date. Utilise client focus initiatives and monitor service levels of client needs. Engage with Knowledge resources effectively and collaborate in Knowledge initiatives for the Firm. Manage matters with a disciplined practice including timely timesheet submission and conflicts clearance processes. Adoption of Best Delivery tools: e.g. templates, Legal Support Centre, Resource Management, Legal Project Management. Opportunities to be involved in pitching for new work and business development. A strong academic background and a Dutch law qualification essential. A Dutch academic title in civil law, possibly supplemented with (international) insolvency law specialist courses and/or (international) business economics courses needed. Should have working knowledge of investment treaty arbitration as well as dealing with more general arbitration matters.
The candidate should have excellent drafting and communication skills (written and verbal) and the ability to manage a varied workload. Must have excellent English language skills (oral and written). Should have passion for the profession, pleasure in the specialism and the legal profession, as well as the ambition to belong to the top quality are important drivers.
With more than 3,200 lawyers, this is one of the biggest law practices in the world. Tracing its roots back to the early 19th century, this is a fully integrated global law firm with a comprehensive U.S. practice. Its attorneys lend their expertise in banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, intellectual property, public policy, real estate, and e-commerce to nearly one-half of the Fortune 500 companies in industries such as banking, pharmaceuticals, and telecommunications. The firm offers these clients a combination of locally qualified lawyers along with practitioners deeply experienced in international matters in virtually all of the key financial centers in the world. In the U.S., it has top-ranked transactional capabilities complemented by one of the strongest litigation practices in the country.
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Phone (212) 232-0277
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