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Paralegal Job


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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Company Description

Nawah Energy Company is one of the latest nuclear energy plant operators in the global nuclear industry. Formally established by the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) in 2016 and mandated to operate and maintain the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant. Nawah is a multicultural, Emirati-led company. It aims to become a globally-recognized nuclear energy utility and a UAE employer of choice.

Job Description

Provides legal administrative support and performs legal research and analysis for the legal department in accordance with applicable legal practices and Nawah’s standards and procedures.


  • Conducts legal and factual research and analysis into assigned legal or regulatory matters and ensures proper and hardcopy document management.
  • Coordinates the management of document review with external parties and internal revision control for document negotiation.
  • Proof reads and edit draft legal agreements, including management of inter-department input into agreement terms and appendices.
  • Reviews and assists in drafting legal opinions and advice and recommendations on various legal and contractual matters to prevent risks and protect the company’s interests.
  • Assists in the reviewing and preparing of contractual documents to ensure that risks to Nawah are mitigated in contract negotiations.
  • Assists in the reviewing and analyzing of legal documents of relevant legislations in answer to functional queries to mitigate risks and prevent disputes.
  • Drafts legal administrative documents, legal opinions, presentations and analyses as required related to internal queries under the supervision of Senior Legal Counsels.
  • Drafts memos to review UAE and international laws to determine the applicability to the enterprise under the supervision of Senior Legal Counsels.
  • Drafts and send out quarterly legal reports to the respective reporting channels.
  • Drafts cover letters for submission to third parties, including regulatory bodies.
  • Engages with administrative staff and associates to provide required information on and explanation of Nawah corporate information, policies and procedures in order to facilitate due diligence and process requirements.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law.

  • 5+ years of relevant experience.

  • Arabic Language – Reading writing and speaking is preferred