Corporate Associate

Location
Leeds
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
14 Feb 2018
Closes
14 Mar 2018
Ref
JRLL1302T
Contact
Joe Rees
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

The opportunity

Thornton Legal has been approached by one of the outstanding commercial firms in the region where there is chance for a corporate solicitor to join their corporate team. The firm has a top class client rota and operates across the full range of commercial legal services. From a corporate perspective they are consistently one of the top ranked deal makers nationally.

The details

Advising a wide range of PLCs and SMEs on both a local and national level, the successful corporate solicitor will need to have good technical skills in general corporate law matters such as mergers and acquisitions, disposals, joint ventures and shareholder agreements, re-organisation and restructuring and mainstream corporate and company law and advisory work and be able to work autonomously and as part of a team.

The Head of Corporate for Leeds is keen to hear from corporate solicitors (2 years plus PQE) with good quality experience gained from a reputable national or regional firm.

What's on offer

With an adaptable attitude and exemplary interpersonal skills, the successful corporate solicitor will be an ambitious team player, with a passion for and commitment to business development. There is both significant client contact and career progression on offer so please don't hesitate in getting touch as there is a strong possibility that this vacancy will get filled sooner rather than later.

What next

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Joe Rees at Thornton Legal directly. All applications treated in strictest confidence.

Up to £250 paid in vouchers for successful referrals. Terms and conditions apply, please ask for details.

Stated PQE and salary levels are for guidance only. All applications demonstrating the skills necessary to fulfil the role will be considered.

About us

Thornton Legal is a leading independent recruitment company with an in-depth knowledge and understanding of an evolving legal landscape. The way we go about our business within the legal recruitment industry is a refreshing change to many of our competitors, demonstrated by the testimonials we regularly receive. We regularly hear from candidates that we are supportive from initial contact through to interview and beyond, and it is often noted that we are honest, hardworking and go beyond expectations.