Associate Start up at Dommissee Attorneys Inc

  • Permanent Junior position

  • Cape Town CBD, Western Cape

  • Undisclosed cost to company

  • Job 2208580

  • Posted 17 Apr 2018 by Dommisse Attorneys Inc

About the Position

Our company is looking for a "Start Up Team Associate"

Description of Work:
A commercial law associate who can think independently and who will deliver bespoke start up legal services within a team environment.


  • Completed articles at a reputable firm.
  • At minimum 1 year's post article experience in commercial law.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the Companies Act and how that is applied to start-up companies.
  • The candidate must show specific inclination to work with start-up companies.
  • A good understanding of legal issues facing start-up companies.
  • Excellent drafting skills.
  • Ability to work independently and be proactive.
  • Good communication, reporting and interpersonal skills, verbal and written.
  • Ability to work within pressurized team environment and adhere to tight deadlines.
  • Advanced computer knowledge with emphasis in MS Word and MS Excel.
  • Quality of work: accuracy, minimising level of review required by manager.
  • Organisation: being meticulous in planning and prioritising work tasks.
  • Problem solving: anticipating and identifying problems, pro-actively solving them.
  • Ability to learn new areas of law


Market related - depending on skill level and experience (first year to third year post qualification)

Desired Skills

  • Commercial Law
  • Drafting skills
  • Advanced MS Word & Excel
  • Attention to detail
  • Companies Act
  • Team player
  • Proactive
  • Tech Law
  • Efficient
  • Self starter
  • Company Law
  • Independent

Desired Work Experience

  • 1 to 2 years Other Legal

Desired Qualification Accreditation

  • Degree

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