|Reference:||Corporate Lawyer Nicosia|
|Job Title:||Corporate Lawyer Nicosia|
Our client is a full-service independent investment firm .
On their behalf we are seeking to recruit a Corporate Lawyer. A multi-faceted role; providing legal counsel and support for client matters involving trusts, corporate structures and mutual funds. Administration of trusts and corporate mandates, drafting and reviewing of trust documents and commercial agreements, and drafting and issuing legal opinions.
Required Skills & Experience
Qualified lawyer registered with the Cyprus Bar Association;
Minimum 3 years’ experience in Corporate Law with a strong legal background or as a trust or corporate officer in a reputable trust company
Excellent knowledge of Cyprus Companies Law and overall knowledge of the legal
system regulating or relating to Cyprus companies, the provision of administrative services and
Anti-Money Laundering legislation.
Good knowledge of Cyprus tax system and laws;
Have excellent computer skills (i.e. Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint);
Be fluent in Greek and English, . Any other language a plus
Be able to work on their own and take initiative;
Be a team player and be highly motivated.
Administration of trust and corporate mandates
Drafting of trust deeds and advising on the establishment of trusts;
Drafting of declarations of trust and related trust documents
Drafting and reviewing of contracts, promissory notes, resolutions etc
Drafting and reviewing M&As and effecting amendments in M&As;
incorporating companies, completion and filing of company forms,
Reviewing and drafting of directors and shareholders minutes and resolutions, Powers of
Attorney, commercial agreements and legal documents;
Provision of nominee services;
Undertaking and overseeing the formation, administration and dissolution of companies in
Cyprus and offshore jurisdictions;
Advising clients on matters relating to commercial agreements, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, corporate restructuring;
Performing legal research and preparing relevant reports;
Providing legal opinions;
Review and drafting of a broad array of legal documents for companies, funds and trusts
Handling client due diligence for corporate and trust structures
Manage relationships, and consulting with and coordinating advice from other third party professionals
Support in the development and implementation of the firm’s compliance regime
Have direct communication with clients and attend meetings;
Preparing memo to update clients
Undertaking any other duty related to the above or within the area of corporate/ commercial law.