Corporate Solicitor

Location
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary
Negotiable depending on experience
Posted
27 Sep 2019
Closes
27 Oct 2019
Ref
LSG2564
Position
Solicitor
Hours
Full time
Contract type
Permanent

Reputable commercial law firm in West Yorkshire require an experienced Corporate Solicitor ideally around 2PQE+ to join their busy Corporate department based in Leeds.

You will handle a busy caseload consisting of Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Restructuring, Corporate Finance, Private Equity, Due Diligence, Corporate Governance & Compliance, Company Secretarial and Joint Ventures and Collaborations. The successful candidate will be expected to carry a substantial and demanding caseload, fully embrace practice development activities and demonstrate the ability to work under time pressure and to exacting client demands.

You will need:

  • A minimum of 2 years PQE in corporate law.
  • An excellent up to date knowledge of relevant Law and experience of running a caseload with minimal supervision
  • Proven experience of business development.
  • An ability to prioritise, cope under pressure and work to strict deadlines.
  • Good communication skills and the ability to manage expectations across a wide range of competing needs.
  • A willingness to cover a variety of tasks and work outside of core hours on occasion.

Our client offers a competitive salary and benefits.