Corporate Solicitor

England, Bristol
£60000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable + Excellent Benefits
03 Jan 2019
02 Feb 2019
Charlie Simpkin
Full time
Contract type

Are you a Corporate Solicitor, interested in making a move into Private Equity Funds at a nationally regarded, top 50 firm? This opportunity will give you an exceptionally good platform to progress, with a high level of client contact.

The Firm

It is common even for the most junior of Lawyers there to gain a high level of exposure, this unique approach allows Lawyers to gain PQE ahead of their years and become not just technically strong, but fully rounded and commercially minded.

Their Lawyers are business generators and I would describe them as dynamic, entrepreneurial, rain makers.

The firm is one of the most Nationally recognised choices outside London, and has a client base to rival most City firms.

Renowned for excellent client testimonials and establishing deep relationships, this firm stands out in the Bristol market.

The Role

The firm is looking for Corporate Solicitor 3+ years PQE, to join a stand out firm, which is one of the most well-recognised outside of London, Legal 500, and Chambers rated to be based in Bristol, Somerset.

This is an opportunity to make a transition from Corporate work to Private Equity Funds. A corporate law background can be an excellent grounding for funds work.

You will be involved in a wide range of high quality work, advising on structuring and formation of private investment funds across the alternative asset classes, including private equity/venture capital, infrastructure and real estate funds.

The firm are focused on making their practice a challenger to the established City funds practices including growing their directory rankings.

Your role will include helping grow the client base and this is an opportunity to be part of a developing practice.


  • 3+ years PQE as a Corporate Solicitor, preferably with experience in in Private Equity Funds, but this is not a requirement for the right candidate.
  • There is no upper limit to the level of PQE
  • Experience of business development will be to advantage
  • Excellent communication skills and an eye for detail are essential
  • Salary is above market rate depending on your level of experience, plus an exceptional bonus structure and benefits package

This is an excellent opportunity for a Corporate Solicitor to become a Private Equity Funds Lawyer at this highly regarded, established yet still flourishing firm in Bristol, Somerset.

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