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Litigation Associate (Kuala Lumpur / Penang / Johor Bahru)

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An exciting Associate role has just been made available at a leading dispute resolution law firm.

Our client, a forward-thinking law firm, is seeking a passionate Litigation Associate to join their established dispute resolution practice group and it offers an exciting opportunity for a legal practitioner who thrives in dispute resolution.

This role offers the following exciting opportunities:

  • Join an expanding law firm that values integrity and professionalism
  • Play a key role in the dispute resolution team's continued development and success
  • Opportunity to run your own files with frequent court appearances

What you'll do:

As a Litigation Associate, you will play a pivotal role within our client's dispute resolution team. You will handle a wide range of legal work related to litigation areas.

The primary responsibilities are:

  • Handle and assist in full-range legal work arising from or relating to the practice areas of general / banking / commercial / civil / medico-legal litigation
  • Attend case managements, conduct hearings, appeals and trials independently with minimal supervision
  • Service various clients and provide advice on legal matters
  • Work closely with the Partner, contributing significantly to the dispute resolution team's continued development and success
  • Maintain high standards of integrity and professionalism while pushing boundaries in your practice

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Litigation Associate position is someone with experience in handling hearings, appeals, and trials.

You would possess the following:

  • LLB degree holder and admitted as an Advocate & Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya with at least 3 - 5 years PQE
  • Solid experience in handling hearings / appeals / trials independently is preferred
  • Possesses good interpersonal, written and presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong commitment towards maintaining high standards of integrity and professionalism

What sets this company apart:

Our client is known for their willingness to push boundaries without compromising their principles of integrity and professionalism. Driven by excellence as well as ambition, they aim to be distinct in their areas of practice and legal services. The scope of the offer, the expansion of the business, and the freedom to drive your career forward all adds up to a motivating environment to work in.

What's next:

Don't miss out on this great opportunity that will allow an independent-minded and considerate litigator to thrive and grow a legal career exponentially.

Apply now or contact me at kimmy.khoo@robertwalters.com.my for more information.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Legal & Corporate Secretarial

Focus: Litigation

Industry: Legal

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Associate

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: WOUQ62-B70CEDC6

Date posted: 21 May 2024

Consultant: Kimmy Khoo

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