Full Time


We are a boutique law firm born in 2002 in the United Arab Emirates, a land of multicultural, dynamic energy and progressive spirit, striving to be a leading example to the rest of the world in challenging the impossible. This is what lies in the DNA of Motei & Associates. ‍ On a par with the UAE government’s bold, forward-looking vision, we offer the perfect blend of professionalism with a creative legal approach, flexibility, and more importantly, open-ended, responsive attorney-client communication.

Job Roles:
You will be involved in advising on domestic and cross-border merger and acquisition transactions, complex multi-jurisdictional corporate restructuring, change of control transactions, including tender and exchange offers, Acquisition, sale or reorganization of subsidiaries, division and asset deals, joint ventures, strategic alliances, recapitalizations and liquidations etc.
You will offer comprehensive legal services covering the full spectrum of corporate transactions to clients. More specifically you will work on multinational corporations, commercial companies, ambitious domestic entrepreneurs and visionary start-ups.

Additionally, you will provide ongoing advice to clients’ in-house legal teams on general company law matters and all corporate law issues affecting day-to-day operation, on corporate governance, fiduciary duty, compliance, and director and officer liability issues.
You will take part in meetings and/or conference calls with clients with a view to discussing their projects; you will follow-up on client requests and draft opinions and documents under the supervision of the partner in charge.
You have a perfect command of English, spoken and written. Other languages will be considered an advantage.
You hold a university degree, ideally completed by LL.M.
You have gained minimum 2-4 years of professional experience in a reputable law firm or as in-house counsel in in the UAE.

You are proactive, motivated, dynamic, able to work both independently and in a team and are eager to develop strong relationships with clients in an international context.

At Motei & Associates you will be offered career path growth. We will help you enrich your experience and learning through exposure to different experiences and challenges within your role. We offer competitive benefits package including comprehensive medical insurance, annual travel allowance, personal development, team lunch and team building activities. We value work-life balance and offer flexible working hours. Working remotely is also an option