Legal Counsel (6+ PQE)

JOB # 146 LOCATION George Town, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
  • Anywhere

We require an experienced Legal Counsel to support our exciting and entrepreneurial client during a 12 month contract. This is an in-house role, and we’re looking for a lawyer with a commercial background and exposure to M&A, and investment transactions and related contracts.

The successful individual must be licensed to practice law in the Cayman Islands, and available to start in October 2022.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as legal counsel in a well-regarded international law firm or in-house legal department, with an emphasis on corporate law and transactional work preferred;
  • Minimum 6 years PQE with an excellent knowledge and understanding of common law principles;
  • Strong negotiating skills and ability to identify and prioritize legal and financial/commercial issues;
  • Must hold a Cayman Islands legal practice certificate;
  • Familiarity with digital assets and associated legal issues is preferred;
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.

In return, a highly competitive and full remuneration package will be on offer commensurate with experience and qualifications.