A leading UK Top 50 law firm with offices throughout the UK is looking to add a Corporate lawyer to their team in Manchester who has 3 or more years' of experience in a similar position.
This role will allow you to advise on all aspects of private corporate M&A transactions as well as being instrumental in helping to grow the corporate practice.
You will be a keen business developer, enjoy supporting lawyers at all levels of the practice with training and supervision as well as developing and building upon your own case load.
The Corporate practice has a particular focus on corporate transactional work, including mergers and acquisitions, management buy-outs and buy-ins, and trade sales and disposals.
The practice also acts for private equity funds, fund managers and investee companies and their management teams, therefore it would be helpful if you have some experience in private equity, although not essential.
You will be a bright and enthusiastic lawyer with the drive and confidence to deliver high-quality work and to take initiative. This is a great opportunity to demonstrate your abilities as a Corporate lawyer and to work in an environment which will stretch you and give exceptional career development opportunities.
- Benefits include:
- 25 days holiday
- Flexi time
- Healthcare cover
- Pension plan: matching your contributions up to a maximum of 3% during your first two years service, and up to a maximum of 6% thereafter
- Life insurance: 4 x salary
- Travel loan scheme
- Childcare voucher scheme
- Employee care scheme: a confidential, external 24hr helpline
- Discounted gym membership
- Optical: each employee is entitled to a company paid eye test every two years.
- Dental scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Offers & discounts: great offers and discounts for all employees.
If you are interested in this Corporate solicitor opportunity, please apply through the advert or contact Tim Batchelor at Thornton Legal directly. All applications treated in strictest confidence.
Any reference to PQE and salary are for guidance only.
Thornton Legal is an award-winning legal recruitment company covering the North from our offices in Liverpool and Leeds.