Banking and Finance Lawyer

Location
England, Surrey, Guildford
Salary
£50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
25 Mar 2019
Closes
22 Apr 2019
Ref
BBBH12120
Contact
Jason Connolly
Practice area
Banking and finance
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Ranked highly in the Top 200, this practice is one of the largest commercial practices Nationally outside of London. If you are seeking City quality work on the doorstep of Surrey, with more in the way of prospects in a forward-thinking practice, then read on.

This top tier practice deal with both work nationally and have an ever-growing International presence. They are multi award-winning and have an excellent reputation, often setting trends across the industry. They are a dynamic, creative, entrepreneurial, and forward-thinking team. Due to the fact, they only have one office, they are better managed, with resources more readily available. They invest heavily in their team with prospects for progression being in abundance. They attract a high number of Top City-based candidates; culturally they have a very different feel with more in the way of work-life balance than their City counterparts.

The firm places enjoyment as a primary driver in the working day - and a key "reason to be here" for their staff. It's a philosophy that comes from the top and cascades through the organisation. It is upheld through a combination of factors: delivering quality in everything they do; securing stimulating, challenging work that stretches and rewards; employing truly distinctive, diverse people who willingly engage, collaborate and support; committing to continuous development for everyone; and providing a sustaining environment in which people can learn and grow.

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Banking and Finance Lawyer into their flourishing, Guildford, Surrey office.

The firm has one of the largest and strongest banking and finance practices in the South outside London. The banking and finance team is a fast-growing and dynamic group consisting of a dozen lawyers carrying out a high quality and varied diet of banking and finance work. The practice includes acquisition/leveraged finance, real estate finance, asset based lending, trade finance, venture debt and corporate cross-over debt products and restructuring. There is a roughly equal split between borrower and lender-side work.

They are one of the few firms outside London who can comfortably manage high value syndicated finance transactions and the smaller value, bilateral deals. They also have significant international reach, with well-established links across the world with tried and tested partner firms who frequently engage them on the English law aspects of banking and finance transactions.

This role comes with excellent prospects for career progression and development.

Requirements

  • You will be a Banking and Finance Lawyer with between 1-4 years PQE
  • You should have first-class communication skills
  • You should have a meticulous eye for detail
  • Salary is very competitive and negotiable depending on your level of PQE, plus an excellent benefits package

This is a stand-out opportunity for a Banking & Finance Lawyer to join this highly ranked practice in their Guildford, Surrey office.

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