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EWS – the leading in-house legal recruiter in the Middle East

EWS has been responsible for some of the most high profile General Counsel and Senior Legal Counsel recruitment across the GCC and Turkey. This has cemented EWS’ reputation in the Middle East market as the recruiter of choice for clients seeking to recruit the best legal talent for their teams. 

Below are a selection of our placements. If you are considering recruiting legal talent or would like to discuss current market trends or future requirements, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Job title Sector / Company Type Region
General Counsel Sovereign Wealth Fund UAE
General Counsel Private equity house Abu Dhabi
General Counsel Aviation Abu Dhabi
General Counsel Asset manager Dubai
General Counsel Private family office Dubai
General Counsel Education Dubai
General Counsel Islamic investment bank Dubai
Chief IP Counsel Global soft drinks company Dubai
Chief Legal Counsel Mining and metals company Dubai
Chief Legal Counsel (Upstream) Mining and metals company Dubai
Head of Legal and 2 Legal Counsel Regional conglomerate Dubai
Head of Legal FTSE 100 hotel group Dubai
General Counsel Shipping and ports Sharjah
General Counsel Healthcare Qatar
General Counsel Regional bank Kuwait
Legal Director FMCG Dubai/Riyadh