Associate in Compliance and Dispute Resolution

Associate in Compliance and Dispute Resolution

Join KPMG as Associate in Compliance and Dispute Resolution

Join KPMG as Associate in Compliance and Dispute Resolution

Associate in Compliance and Dispute Resolution

KPMG Law is a team of 15 experienced and competent professionals, and is part of a network of more than 2,850 legal professionals around the world.

KPMG Law provides high quality and innovative legal solutions in a wide range of fields of practice, including Dispute resolutions, Compliance and other. Our attorneys develop effective strategies that strive to achieve the best possible solution and mitigate risks to the extent possible. We involve more and more technological solutions in our daily work and are on the way to the New Law approach. If necessary, we represent our clients before court and authorities, as well as in front of arbitration panels and in other alternative dispute resolution processes. Our litigation team has represented clients in various civil and administrative disputes.

If you want to be in an environment where you can learn something new every day, to get involved in significant projects and do work that matters, as well as make your mark within the team, this is the right place for you. In our work, we use various smart technologies and IT tools that optimize the work process and improve the employee's experience.

Role & Responsibilities

  • Prepare draft versions of procedural documents for court, government, municipal, and law enforcement authorities
  • Analyse the client’s situation and contribute to formulation of solutions and strategies’
  • Conduct research on complex legal application issues, based on the principles of legal technique, and draft legal opinions
  • Keep track of procedural deadlines and progress in legal proceedings, and inform thereon attorneys at law and the client
  • Collect, search and prepare evidence to be filed to courts or law enforcement authorities
  • Perform a legal due diligence and analysis to strengthen the client’s position and arguments
  • Prepare various draft opinions on the legal assessment of the client’s situation
  • Prepare the case for court, prepare the hearing plan and arguments for the hearing
  • Participate in negotiations between clients and other parties to the dispute
  • Keep track of the current court practice and prepare short newsletters to colleagues and clients

Can you say YES to this?

Education and experience

  • You have a Master’s degree in Law and a lawyer qualification
  • You have experience of at least 2 years in Law
  • Experience in legal and dispute resolution will be considered an advantage
  • Status of assistant to an attorney at law, or attorney at law will be considered an advantage 

Technical skills

  • You possess strong knowledge of civil and administrative law
  • You have a good command of MS Tools (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • You are fluent in Latvian and English, both written and spoken

Personal attributes

  • You have a mindset for high quality of work
  • You are a responsible, self-motivated, independent and pro-active person eager to learn and grow
  • You pay attention to details, maintain quality of work and are able to work within tight deadlines in a demanding and competitive environment
  • You can do both, work as a “team player” and carry out tasks individually

We offer

  • Salary 1800 to 2500 EUR gross based on experience
  • Enthusiastic team and professional colleagues
  • Training opportunities
  • Health and life insurance already during the probation period
  • Career development
  • Sports activities and entertainment events
  • Flexible working hours
  • Opportunity to partially work from home
  • Office located in city centre
  • Paid parking and bicycle storage
  • Smartphone (incl. paid calls and internet)
  • Buddy programme, to support you during the onboarding
  • Ongoing support from Performance Manager

If you can say YES, please apply!

Apply here! Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

We evaluate candidates on an ongoing basis and will close the job advertisement once we have found the right candidate - so do not hesitate to apply.

We encourage everyone interested, regardless of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnicity, to apply for the position.

 

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