Senior Competition Lawyer

  • Competitive
  • Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Madison Pearl
  • 11 Dec 17 2017-12-11

Our Client, a leading telecommunication company in the GCC is looking for a Senior Competition Lawyer to join their team. The incumbent will be responsible for providing specialist advice across a diverse range of competition and consumer law issues.

​​Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring key stakeholders are informed of the impact of legislation and regulatory requirements which may affect the business;
  • Sound knowledge of local laws and procedures relating to competition, commercial and regulatory laws as applicable to the Telecommunications industry.
  • Monitor legal developments in relevant markets, including new legislation, jurisdiction etc.
  • Identify, assess, manage, and prevent legal risks associated with the changing business and regulatory environment.
  • Support and give advice on acquisitions, licensing, new business initiatives and other transactions.
  • Advise on product claims, competitor challenges and defenses.
  • Assess legal & compliance risks and implement systems and solutions to manage those risks.

Key Requirements

  • Bachelors of Law and a minimum 10+ years PQE Competition experience within Telecommunications;
  • Strong commercial acumen and the ability to understand business strategy and context

Interested candidates, please apply to this advertisement directly or send your CV to