Deputy Counsel, Middle East and North Africa team – ICC Dispute Resolution Services (Abu Dhabi)

The Secretariat of the ICC International Court of Arbitration is currently recruiting a Deputy Counsel to assist its Middle East and Northern Africa case management team.

As the institutional representative of over 45 million businesses in more than 170 countries, the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) operates with a core mission to “make business work for everyone, every day, everywhere”.

We act as the primary voice of the real economy in a range of intergovernmental organisations – from the World Trade Organisation to the UN climate process – championing the needs of local business in global decision making.

The convening power of our global network enables us to set rules and standards that facilitate over $17 trillion dollars in trade each year – as well as providing tailored products and digital services that directly address the real challenges faced by businesses operating internationally.

We also provide the world’s premier private global dispute resolution services, leveraging ICC’s unique independence, integrity, and expertise.

The Secretariat of the ICC International Court of Arbitration (ICC Court) is currently recruiting a Deputy Counsel to assist its Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) case management team. The role is based at our Abu Dhabi office.

The role

The role involves both legal and administrative tasks including:


Requirements

Terms and conditions 

Estimated start date: As soon as possible 

Department: Dispute Resolution Services

Location: The position is based in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Contract type and duration: CDI (permanent), full time

How to apply: Interested candidates should send their application to our Talent Acquisition Team, at courtapplications@iccwbo.org and specify “Deputy Counsel – MENA Team” in the subject line of their email application.

Please include:

Closing date for applications: 15 July 2024

At ICC, we make business work for everyone, every day, everywhere. 

And when we say “everyone”, we mean it. 

We celebrate the diversity of our people and strive to inspire acceptance, cultivate a culture where difference matters, inclusion is essential and equality of opportunity is for everyone.