Corporate Solicitor (5+ years PQE)

Location
England, Hampshire, Southampton
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
19 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
BBBH1306
Contact
Charlie Simpkin
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Are you a Commercial Solicitor with 5+ years PQE, interested in an exciting opportunity to join a rapidly expanding Legal 500 firm on the South Coast?

This top firm has recently had a successful merger with another leading firm, meaning there is an incredibly exciting opportunity to be part of a bigger picture. They are an already large and innovative firm based in the South of England with a network of successful people. They provide services to individual clients, entrepreneurs, SMEs and corporate organisations across a range of matters. They have a very good reputation built from their client service. Now, at this time of expansion there is a brilliant chance to join a firm that values their staff and really encourages development of their staff and progression from within. The offices are in line with the branding and ethos, they are modern and open plan so that everyone is able to work as a team as there is such a friendly culture at the firm, this is really important to them.

They are looking for a Commercial Solicitor to join their office in Southampton, Hampshire.

The firm has a significant Corporate team led by two partners who are recognised as leading individuals in their fields. Our dynamic team is experienced in the corporate and funding issues which organisations face as they grow, acquire and ultimately sell, and our lawyers will take a commercial, practical, 'can do' approach to achieving their goals on time and on budget. With a long history of acting for businesses, banks, investors and entrepreneurs and also dealing with private equity investments we have a wealth of experience, strong connections and an excellent reputation in the corporate finance community. We will put all these attributes to effective use in exploring our client's options, driving their transaction and delivering the outcome they want. As a further endorsement, the team has regularly gained accolades from independent legal directories such as the Legal 500 and Chamber.

You will be…

  • A talented Commercial Solicitor with 5+ years PQE, who is a proactive, entrepreneurial and driven to undertake fee-earning work and provide a profitable contribution to the work of the Team.

The role will include duties such as;
* Mergers and acquisition work
* Shareholders agreements
* Partnership agreements
* Share reconstructions, demergers, share buy backs etc
* LLP members agreements
* Loan and funding documents,
* Subscription agreements and funding documents
* Share options and employee incentive schemes
* Some limited banking work
You will be a team player and be able to assist with the successful development of the Firm and the Team in line with the Firm's strategy.

This is an opportunity for the right candidate to progress into a very busy firm with a fantastic reputation in the area.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.