Senior Company Commercial Solicitor
This is an exceptional role to be the Number 2 in a growing department, but with the prospect of in time taking over the running of a thriving Company Commercial department that deals with an excellent quality of work, this role comes with good Partnership prospects and it could prove to be the perfect stepping stone for someone seeking career progression.
This Legal 500 ranked firm is very similar in style to a West End practice. They have an excellent client base of HNW individuals and businesses, and a growing proportion of their work has an international element; the practice rests in the affluent area of Hampstead, North London. The firm has been established 15+ years and have grown year on year and now have a head count of over 50 members of staff. The company has attracted many lawyers out of the city who are looking to deal still with a high quality of work but want better work-life balance, progression, and prospects. You will find that they punch above their weight in terms of quality of work. The firm is dynamic, innovative, and quick to adapt to changing market trends. The team has a friendly, supportive, and progressive culture which has allowed them to have a staff retention rate of 95% in recent years.
A new vacancy has arisen for a Senior Company Commercial Solicitor to join their flourishing, very modern office based in Hampstead, North London.
The Corporate Commercial department has two lawyers. The firm has a tap of work they can turn on but currently do not have the capacity with the current team to market the department to their client base. You will work with SME to national companies; work will include; Company sales and purchases, M&A, Shareholder agreements, Commercial contracts, Joint ventures, Limited liability agreements and some IP matters.
The Head of Department is an incredibly strong business developer although has no capacity to take on any more work at the moment. This role will place you at the forefront of a growing department. This role could be an excellent stepping stone for someone looking for career progression and Partnership who may have hit a glass ceiling at their current firm.
You will be a:
- You will be a Company Commercial Solicitor with at least four years PQE (there is no upper limit in terms of the amount of experience)
- Be a commercially minded lawyer, able to spot opportunities to build business
- Have broad experience of dealing with a general Corporate Commercial caseload
- Have first-class client care skill
- Salary is negotiable depending on your background, plus a lucrative bonus structures
This role is an excellent opportunity, with prospects of Partnership for a Senior Company Commercial Solicitor to join a growing, forward-thinking practice based in Hampstead, North London.
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