We are seeking an attorney with 10+ years of sophisticated litigation and local law experience for Saudi Aramco’s Law Organization at its headquarters in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.
Your primary role will be to work on two main areas: (i) Litigation and (ii) In-Kingdom Advisory. For litigation, this will include working with in-house and outside counsels in reviewing and researching various litigation matters, as well as drafting legal briefs to be presented to court. For the in-Kingdom advisory practice, this will include providing local law advice to the various organizations in Saudi Aramco.
As a successful candidate you will hold a bachelor’s degree in law or Shari’a from an accredited university.
At least 10+ years of local experience with a law firm, corporation, or other sophisticated business organization.
Relevant litigation and local law experience.
Excellent Arabic and English drafting and communication skills.
Experience in providing concise and clear support to internal clients.
Leadership and mentorship experience.
Energy industry (oil and gas, petrochemical, power or oilfield services), construction industry, or land related experiences are a plus.
Duties and Responsibilities
You will be required to perform the following:
Research local regulations and Shari’a jurisprudence.
Working with in-house and outside counsels in reviewing and researching litigation matters.
Drafting legal briefs to be presented to court.
Providing advice on local law.