DETAIL requires highly motivated and creative lawyers whose individuality is a value add to our team.
ASSOCIATES & SENIOR ASSOCIATES
DETAIL is seeking to employ commercial lawyers in the positions of:
- Associate; and
- Senior Associate.
To provide expert legal support and advice to clients; take instructions from clients; and advise on necessary courses of legal action.Clients can be individuals, groups, public sector organisation or multi-national companies.
While both roles are supervisory roles at their levels, the Senior Associates will be leading teams (usually a team is made up of not less than 3 people).This role will require working on multiple transactions concurrently.
The Senior Associate would also be required to mentor & coach young lawyers and take decisions at management level.
4 years minimum experience working as a lawyer in a commercial law firm or company’s commercial area of law.
Must have knowledge of the following practice areas:
- Banking and Finance**
- Corporate Commercial**
- Infrastructure/Power/Oil & Gas
**(i) and (ii) listed are compulsory, while strong experience is needed in at least one of any of the 3 areas listed under (iii).
LL.B and B.L (LLM or MBA is an added advantage)
- Associate: at least 4 years post call
- Senior Associate: at least 6 years post call
- Expert legal skills in relevant areas of practice for both roles
- Excellent skills in the use of Microsoft outlook, MS Word, Excel, and Power Point
- Strong supervisory skills
- High standard of communication skills (oral and written)
- Excellent client care and interpersonal skills
- Confident and capable
- Efficient and detailed
- Ability to multi-task effectively and efficiently
- Excellent leadership skills
- Able to use initiative
- Flexible and cooperative
- Must have effectively led/supervised a team of at least 2 people
Send your professional profile, cover letter and CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
DETAIL engages entry level and experienced transaction lawyers. Candidates must be good communicators who possess excellent people skills. Interested applicants should send their cover letters and CVs to email@example.com.
NYSC TRAINEE SOLICITORS
The NYSC Trainee Solicitor Programme is tailored to lawyers recently called to the Nigerian Bar who are undergoing their National Youth Service Corp service year. The programme provides young lawyers with in-depth exposure and training in transactional (non-courtroom) practice as well as offers transaction opportunities and mentorship. Interested applicants should send their cover letters and CVs to firstname.lastname@example.org
Kindly indicate “NYSC Trainee Solicitor Application” in the subject line of your email.
DETAIL’s Internship Programme is tailored to students pursuing an LLB degree. The internship provides students exposure to transactional (non-courtroom) practice and mentorship. The internship opportunities are offered between June – November each year.
Interested applicants should click here to download the required application form.
Upon completing the application form, applicants should email the completed form along with their CV and Cover letter to email@example.com Applications for internships are only accepted between January 1st to April 30th each year.