Corporate Lawyer

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£52000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
05 Jun 2019
03 Jul 2019
Jason Connolly
Full time
Contract type

This Top 20 firm have achieved more tier 1 rankings in the Legal 500 UK Guide than any other firm; you will join a firm that is recognised as one of the most innovative law firms in Europe by a leading publication. The firm has a reputation for nurturing and developing legal talent; this is demonstrated by the sheer number of homegrown Partners.

The firm

This International firm have a long-standing reputation as being a market leader and being ahead of the curve regarding technology; they have systems which ensure they offer a first-class service to their clients. They now stand at over 1,500 lawyers operating from 23 locations throughout the UK, Europe, Asia Pacific and the Middle East; the firm is well-placed to advise on complex multi-jurisdictional transactions across a full range of legal disciplines.

The firm has significant international credentials in the global energy, infrastructure, financial services and advanced manufacturing and technology sectors and is growing its international real estate offering.

The firm stands out for its innovative approach to service deliver, they have developed a key piece of software which has allowed them to offer a range of unique services which have been very well-received by blue-chip companies.

The role

The firm are seeking to hire a Corporate Lawyer into the Leeds City centre office.

The L500 ranked department is one of the most active and dynamic corporate teams nationwide and has in the last two successive years been one of the top two most active law firms in terms of UK M&A deals done. The department has more than 80 Corporate Lawyers firm wide.

The department advises public and private companies, management teams, investors and debt providers through the business life cycle, from start-up and first round finance through to M&A, management transactions, development funding, restructuring, capital reductions, private equity funding and exits.

You will find a real level of variety to the deals, making for an interesting role. You will receive an excellent level of exposure, and given their level of growth, good prospects are in abundance.


  • You will be a Corporate Lawyer with between 2-6 years PQE
  • You will have experience at a Legal 500 ranked department
  • Strong academics are essential
  • First class communication skills are essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an industry leading benefits package

This an exciting opportunity for a Corporate Lawyer to join one of the leading departments nationally, with great prospects, you will be based in the Leeds office.

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

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