Are you looking for an opportunity to work for an ambitious law firm that offers lucrative earning potential and engaging high-quality work?
This opportunity will see you undertake stimulating work on behalf of a high-profile client base, working with clients from exciting start-ups to household FTSE 250 names. You will have full autonomy to develop a team and a platform to build and develop your practice.
This firm is multi-award winning and has received numerous accolades in national press in recent years. They have gone from strength to strength throughout 2020 and have ambitious plans to build on this in the coming years. This ambition is shared across the firm, and everyone from Managing Partner to support staff have a clear vision for the future and know what is required to get there. In addition to building on the organic growth they have achieved in the UK, they have plans to expand on to the international stage as their client base becomes increasingly global. This means that the opportunity to progress and grow with the firm is genuinely unlimited.
The firm has a long and deep-rooted history, dating as far back as the 18th Century. Whilst this means that they have an impressive roster of loyal clients, their fresh, modern and cutting-edge approach mean they are continually attracting new, and more prominent clients too. They have established themselves as the 'go-to' firm across several sectors, with a particular focus on insurance, commerce, and the health and care industry. You will find a range of clients, from OMBs and start-ups, through to multinationals and the public sector, making for a diverse and exciting caseload.
The reason for the firm's rapid growth over the past five years comes down to the talented individuals, that are a mix of homegrown, up and coming lawyers and strategic hires that have seen them enter a trajectory that is the envy of their competitors. This means that you can expect to be surrounded by some of the UK's most technically strong lawyers, whilst having the opportunity to progress your career in line with the firm's growth.
As with all modern businesses, the firm embraces agile working, and you can split your time between the home and office, which has resulted in a sharp increase in productivity since being implemented. With significant investment in technology, wherever you are, you will be connected with your colleagues and will be able to communicate and collaborate effectively.
The firm is looking for an ambitious, entrepreneurial Partner to join their Legal 500 recognised Corporate team, in the firm's Manchester head office.
The Corporate department deals with a broad client base across many industry sectors, focusing on, but not limited to, insurance, technology, and e-commerce. You will have a genuinely varied caseload, with clients ranging from entrepreneurs, OMBs and start-ups, through to multinationals, public sector organisations, and global household names.
The work they undertake is high-level and complex, including M&A, restructuring and reorganisations, shareholder agreements, transfer and allotment of shares, and flotation of companies on the AIM.
On a strategic level, you will work closely with the other Partners across the Corporate department, and across the firm. The firm has genuinely exciting plans to grow its presence internationally, and the Corporate department will play a vital role in this expansion due to its existing international contacts. The Corporate department is also one of the firm's most profitable departments.
This is an exciting opportunity to become a crucial member of the firm, offering a highly lucrative remuneration package, and a realistic prospect of obtaining equity in the near future.
* You will be a Corporate Partner with experience at a top national or international law firm
* Experience within the insurance, technology or e-commerce sectors is preferred, but not essential
* Have a keen eye for detail
* You will be a commercially minded individual and will thrive on building client relationships and marketing your practice
* You will have the ability to manage your caseload and client expectations whilst working in synergy with the wider team
Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential discussion.