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Insolvency and Restructuring Lawyer

Thornton Legal
£45000 - £65000 per annum
Closing date
16 Apr 2021
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We are working with a leading national law firm who have an established and well-recognised Insolvency and Restructuring practice. They are working with large clients across many sectors, assisting with some of their most difficult legal decision making in this time of Covid-19.

During this challenging climate, the insolvency practice is busy and getting busier by the month, hence they are now looking to enhance their team with the addition of a talented Insolvency lawyer at around 3 to 8 PQE to complement their existing team. You will have experience of both contentious and non-contentious insolvency and restructuring.

The firm is fully open-minded to where you are based; you will be able to travel to one of the following offices: Manchester, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham or Newcastle. The firm had already fully embraced agile working before Covid and a balanced combination of working from home and in a base office will exist going forwards.

The Insolvency practice regularly works as a multi-disciplinary team with colleagues in banking, private equity, pensions, employment, real estate, regulatory and other disciplines providing advice to all business stakeholders in a distressed context.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Insolvency lawyer to join this high-profile practice in Manchester. Reporting directly into the Partners in the team, you will enjoy a pivotal role with the opportunity to build and develop new and existing client relationships by providing them with a first-rate service on a range of non-contentious and contentious insolvency matters.

You will have experience of providing expert advice to clients whose businesses are financially distressed and be working in a recognised Insolvency practice.

This is a progressive law firm whose culture allows individual's skills and personalities to shine through.

Benefits are in line with a leading law firm and include:

  • Life assurance
  • Income protection
  • Private medical insurance
  • Season ticket loan
  • Dental cover
  • Cycle to work scheme and discounted Gym membership

If you would like to be considered for this Insolvency and Restructuring lawyer role, please apply through the advert or contact Tim Batchelor at Thornton Legal directly on 0161 694 0004 or email for a strictly confidential discussion. 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


Thornton Legal is an award winning independent recruitment company covering the North West and Yorkshire. 

North West office - 0151 305 5757

Yorkshire office - 0113 323 0777

We work with law firms of all sizes and specialisms. Often we are instructed as their preferred recruitment partner and we regularly handle vacancies not advertised on-line. 

Our clients tell us that we are well informed, straightforward to deal with and take the time to fully understand their requirements. We regularly hear from candidates that we are supportive from initial contact through to interview and beyond, and it is often noted that we honest, hardworking and go beyond expectations.

Get in touch to see what Thornton Legal can do for your legal career or your law firm.

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Thornton Legal
North West
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