Middle East

Global Network, Local Knowledge.

Our In-house team are proud to represent financial institutions (including international and regional banks & investment companies),  hospitality and retailers, technology, media, and telecoms companies and both upstream and downstream energy companies.

Meanwhile, our Private Practice specialists have enabled Magic Circle, US & UK and Regional Law Firms to further establish themselves in the region; taking advantage of our expertise in facilitating the global movement of legal talent and and connections in the local market.

With a meticulous understanding of the legal jobs market and a wide-ranging network, Douglas Scott are able to provide a true recruitment partnership and contribute to the hiring strategies of our clients.

The International team are trusted by leading law firms and businesses to help expand and support legal departments with a Middle Eastern base; from the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Oman to business hubs in Kuwait  and Jordan. 

Our latest instructions

Construction Disputes Ass...

  • Salary: £135,000 - £165,000
  • Location: Dubai

Our client, a leading international firm with a strong presence in the Middle East, are currently looking for a mid to senior-level construction disputes associate to join their team in Dubai.


Mid-level Associate - Con...

  • Salary: £100,000 - £135,000
  • Location: Dubai

Our client, a leading international firm with a strong presence in the Middle East, are currently looking for a mid-level construction disputes associate to join their team in Dubai


Projects Associate - 3 to...

  • Salary: £90,000 - £170,000
  • Location: Dubai

A very interesting opportunity has arisen in Dubai, to join the Projects team of one of our clients, a top tier international law firm.


International Arbitration...

  • Salary: £120,000 - £160,000
  • Location: Dubai

A major US law firm require an International Arbitration Associate to join their world-renowned team in their Dubai office.


Corporate Associate

  • Salary: £65,000 - £75,000
  • Location: Abu Dhabi

We are working closely alongside a leading, international law firm in the heart of Abu Dhabi


Project Finance Associate...

  • Salary: £90,000 - £170,000
  • Location: Dubai

One of the top international law firms is currently looking for a mid-level project finance associate to join their team in Dubai.


Project Finance or Financ...

  • Salary: £70,000 - £90,000
  • Location: Dubai

One of the top international law firms is currently looking for an NQ - 1 year PQE finance associate to join their team in Dubai.


Oil and Gas Associates -...

  • Salary: £70,000 - £150,000
  • Location: Abu Dhabi

One of the top international law firms is currently looking for a junior and a mid-level associate to join their team in Abu Dhabi.


Junior Corporate Associat...

  • Salary: £90,000 - £130,000
  • Location: Abu Dhabi

A top international law firm is currently looking for a junior corporate associate to join their team in Abu Dhabi.


Junior Capital Markets As...

  • Salary: £70,000 - £100,000
  • Location: Dubai

One of the top international law firms is currently looking for a junior capital markets associate to join their team in Dubai.


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