Knowledge Management Lawyer - Banking (2738)

Covent Garden
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Latham & Watkins, a global law firm consistently ranked among the top firms in the world, is seeking a Knowledge Management (KM) Lawyer - Banking to join our dynamic team in London. As part of the London KM team, you will be expected to leverage attorney involvement in the Department's ongoing KM efforts, in order to create the highest caliber material and to bring practice and market experience to the assets we are producing. We are looking for a junior-mid level banking lawyer with good technical skills and interested in being part of an exciting leveraged finance practice, supporting and working with the KM counsel to develop the global English law banking KM practice.

The role requires a willingness to engage with attorneys, both in your capacity as a finance lawyer, assisting on queries and acting as a sounding board on legal issues, and as a KM Lawyer, promoting knowledge development, sharing and training. In this role you will provide support to our senior KM counsel.

A key to Latham's success and our continued ability to deliver the highest quality service to our clients is our "one-firm" culture - a spirit of teamwork and shared commitment to quality across our offices worldwide that has long distinguished Latham from other law firms.

Join our team if you:

•Excel in a consultative environment where you can support our lawyers and key stakeholders
•Can develop and deliver innovative KM strategy and priorities for the Banking team
•Enjoy Business Development initiatives and delivering internal training sessions

And have:

•A strong amount of fee earning experience in a leading general banking and finance practice
•Superior problem solving skills relating to both technical issues and administrative coordination
•Outstanding knowledge of general banking and leveraged finance law

We encourage you to apply!

Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding opportunity, but will also be provided with a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance. Eligible employees can participate in Latham's comprehensive benefit program which includes health insurance as well as group income protection and life assurance, a pension plan, wellness programs, employee discounts and more.

Latham & Watkins is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity, equal opportunity and sustainability enables Latham & Watkins to draw from a remarkable wealth of talent to create one of the world's leading law firms.

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