Tuesday, August 17, 2010


First Women Bank Limited is looking for young, dynamic and goal oriented professionals for the position of Legal Officer
Eligibility Criteria/Duties & Responsibilities
- Minimum 4-8 years experience as lawyer in corporate/business environment
- Must be LLB Qualified and Enrolled in Sindh Bar /Karachi Bar
- Should be associated with renowned law firm
- Attend and plead litigation cases at Districts Courts, banking Court, High Courts etc.
- Assist in preparation of the case by identifying relevant case law.
- Well conversant with recovery laws and conduct recovery suits in Banking courts, etc.
- Proficient in writing legal opinion and petitions
- Ability to prepare Legal Notices.
- Vet and scrutinize property / collateral documents / title clearance of owners
- Prepare / vet different types of agreements / deeds.
- Present Banks cases before ombudsmen and Wafaqi Mohtasib
- Prepare / draft indemnities / guarantees
- Detect fraud & forgery and related issues.
- Handle criminal matters & related issues and attend special courts ( courts for offences in Banks)
Competitive market-based grade and salary will be offered, commensurate with qualification and experience.
Applicants may send their updated “Resume” (Please mention post applied for) and a recent photograph to Human Resource Division, First Women Bank Ltd., Head Office S.T.S.M Foundation Building, CL-10/20/2, Beaumont Road, Civil Lines, Karachi or e-mail to hr@fwbl.com.pk by August 23, 2010.