Corporate Lawyer 3-5 PQE

Hays Legal
England, London, City of London
13 Mar 2018
10 Apr 2018
Effy Robinson
Full time
Contract type

Leading law firm seeking Corporate Lawyer in London

Your new company
A leading national law firm is seeking a Corporate Solicitor to join their corporate practice team. This top 100 law firm with offices throughout the UK provides finance and investment, real estate and private wealth advice to a wide range of national and international clients. The firm continues to attract and retain exceptionally talented lawyers, who enjoy a collegiate approach to work, and the opportunity to deliver innovative and successful client outcomes. The firm is ranked a 'Leading Firm' by Chambers & Partners and a 'Top Tier Firm' by Legal 500.

Your new role
The firm's Corporate team based in London are looking for an Associate Solicitor to support the team's Partners with a full spectrum of corporate finance work including capital markets, trade finance, private equity, distressed restructuring and international investment. This role would suit a Lawyer with approximately 3-5 years' PQE or equivalent experience of the full range of corporate law issues. However, the right candidate with a different experience profile who meets the requirements of the role will be considered.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be able to demonstrate a solid track record of advising on corporate transactions, experience running transactions without Partner level assistance so post qualification experience undertaken in a corporate team is essential. Previous experience of M&A, private equity, venture capital, UK capital markets and international investment is preferred. You will need to be able to delegate to and supervise more junior members of the team and assist with department training. Experience of establishing and maintaining long term client relationships is also advantageous.

What you'll get in return
The firm offers a vibrant and supportive working environment built upon its core values; they are approachable, responsive, trustworthy and straightforward. They pride themselves on high quality client instructions, are committed to investing in the learning and development of their lawyers and support staff at all levels, and encourage their lawyers to build relationships and take part in business development opportunities.

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