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International Tax Associate/Private Clients Practice

Job Description :

  • International tax planning and application of double tax treaties rules
  • Advise on complex cross-border tax issues related to group restructurings and re-domiciliation
  • Prepare tax opinions on use of complex structures, i.e. cell funds, trusts, foundations, insurance products, etc.
  • Advise on Russian CFC rules and prepare tax declarations for controlling persons
  • Communicate with foreign service providers, tax and legal experts
  • Advise on tax aspects in the context of matrimonial, succession planning, etc. of clients with international asset base

Requirements:

  • Prior experience in law firms, Big 4 international tax practice (2-3 years)
  • Excellent writing skills in English and Russian
  • Russian legal and tax education
  • Recommendations from previous placements

Compensation:

  • Base monthly salary RUB 200,000 -250,000 (net)
  • Quarterly and annual performance bonuses
  • Upgrade of position upon regular evaluation, partnership track

Paralegal in a law firm

Qualifications:

  • Russian law qualified with leading Russian law schools (MSU, MSAL, MGIMO, HSE) or a 4-5 year student able to devote substantial time to work;
  • superior academic credentials backed up with sound knowledge and understanding of the syllabus material;;
  • ability to apply academic knowledge to real life situations and produce advice bearing practical value for the Client;
  • advanced command of English, legal English inclusive, translation skills both to and from Russian;
  • Analytical skills, research skills, ability to provide structured summaries, including running case law review and producing case briefs;
  • ability to work under pressure, attention to details, proactive and ambitious approach, perfect spoken and written Russian, excellent interpersonal skills, resilience to high workload.

Key Responsibilities:

  • paralegal role with opportunities to be involved in various practices of the Firm;
  • case law research and analysis, composing notes and summaries for internal use, drafting contracts and memoranda;
  • participation in legal due diligence, review and analysis of documents, proofreading and cross-checking contracts and reports;
  • case file review in courts, composing and maintaining case files, attending court hearings;
  • liaising with notaries, court clerks, state bodies’ officers;
  • Translation from and to Russian of various legal documents.

Junior Associate (Corporate, M&A)

Requirements:

2+ years prior corporate experience in an international or a major Russian law firm;

  • University degree, preferably Lomonosov Moscow State University (law department), MGIMO, MSAL, Higher School of Economics with outstanding academic qualifications;
  • Superb English language skills, legal English inclusive, translation skills both to and from Russian;
  • Thorough understanding of corporate values of a high-profile law firm;
  • Ability to work directly and confidently with clients;
  • Ability to undertake and manage complex tasks;
  • Providing oral and written legal consultancy to the clients;
  • Preparing of legal documents for the clients (agreements, applications and petitions to various authorities etc.);
  • Drafting of memoranda, reports and surveys on legal issues, legal research
  • Make legal practice researches on the wide range of issues;
  • Work with a large amount of information, procedural documents, case materials;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Ability to work under pressure, attention to details, proactive and ambitious approach, perfect spoken and written Russian, excellent interpersonal skills, resistance to high workload.
  • Recommendations

Position offers:

  • Work as part of an experienced and high-profiled team to demonstrate efficient team-work;
  • Competitive salary;
  • Challenging tasks;
  • Excellent opportunities for professional growth;
  • Supportive working environment.
  • Attractive career prospects.

Compensation:

  • Base monthly salary RUB 80.000 -90,000 (net)
  • Quarterly and annual performance bonuses
  • Upgrade of position upon regular evaluation, partnership track

HR@atlawyers.com Glubotskaya Anna Mikhailovna

Trainee

AT Law Firm is looking for young and talented lawyers (students) as trainees.

What will you do?

  • trainees are involved in various practices of the Firm;
  • case law research and analysis, composing notes and summaries for internal use, participation in drafting contracts and memoranda;
  • review and analysis of documents, proofreading and cross-checking contracts and reports;
  • translation from and to Russian of various legal documents;

Requirements:

  • Students or recent graduates from Russian law schools (MSU, MSAL, MSIIR, HSE);
  • superior academic credentials backed up with sound knowledge and understanding of the syllabus material;
  • ability to apply academic knowledge to real life situations and produce advice bearing practical value for the Client;
  • advanced command of English, legal English inclusive, translation skills both to and from Russian;
  • analytical skills, research skills, ability to provide structured summaries, including running case law review and producing case briefs;
  • ability to work under pressure, attention to details, proactive and ambitious approach, perfect spoken and written Russian, excellent interpersonal skills, resilience to high workload.

Contacts:

HR@atlawyers.com Glubotskaya Anna Mikhailovna

References are strongly required!






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