Corporate Solicitor NQ+
Here at Douglas Scott, we're working alongside a hugely successful, Top 100 law firm that own a number of recommendations across both the Legal 500 and Chambers directories. Due to continued expansion, they are now looking for an additional Corporate Solicitor to join their well-established team in the heart of Southampton.
The Corporate Commercial Department is one of the key practice areas for the firm, acting for a wide range of corporate clients including owner managed businesses, public companies, start-ups, VC backed and Private Equity firms, as well as blue chip international businesses. Typical instructions will include acquisitions and disposals, mergers, takeovers, management buy outs and buy ins, equity financing, restructuring etc. The team has a number of industry awards and accolades in recognition of its work and reputation in this area.
The ideal Corporate Solicitor will be a qualified Solicitor, either newly qualified or up to 3PQE. Your background will be at a well-regarded city, heavyweight regional, or national firm with an excellent grounding in Corporate and Corporate Finance work. Your client facing skills will be excellent allowing you to develop strong relationships with clients and others across the firm
The chosen Corporate Solicitor will be a confident self-starter capable of working as part of a team but also managing your own work and looking to develop your own network of contacts. We need you to be focused, organised and keen to develop your skills. As a Corporate Solicitor within this team, you'll need to have strong technical knowledge with the ability to provide an excellent level of service to clients, alongside an enthusiasm and aptitude for business development. In return, you can expect to join a supportive, friendly team where opportunities for career development are available.
This is a fantastic opportunity for Corporate Solicitor join a dynamic and prominent law firm with excellent long-term prospects and support in place for all lawyers. Salary on offer is competitive and the firm offers a market-leading benefits package.
Please submit a CV for consideration, or email Sarah.Parkes@Douglas-Scott.co.uk
Please contact Sarah Parkes, legal recruitment consultant, to discuss the role in more detail or apply through the vacancy for immediate consideration.
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