Corporate Lawyer

Thornton Legal
England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£50000 - £70000 per annum
Closing date
24 May 2021
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Job Details

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 this Corporate position is of interest, please click 'apply'. If you would prefer to have a chat before applying, then get in touch with Tim Batchelor at our Manchester desk to get the ball rolling. PQE and salary levels are for guidance only.

Tim is one of the senior consultants at Thornton Legal with a stellar reputation in the Manchester legal market. He works closely with associates, senior associates, legal directors and partners who are looking to make moves across private and commercial practices areas. Tim is regularly instructed as a preferred recruitment partner and often handles vacancies not advertised on-line.


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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0151 305 5757 / 0113 232 0777
Thornton Legal
North West
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