Associate / Senior Associate / Principal Associate - Corporate

London (Greater)
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A Corporate Associate / Senior Associate / Principal Associate job based in London.

Your new company
This market leading international law firm has practices across the UK and worldwide but also operates a preferred firm network to enhance its international capabilities. The firm provides multi-jurisdictional support in key global sectors including energy and natural resources, financial institutions, advanced engineering, health and life sciences, technology, infrastructure, government, insurance and funds. This global reach, combined with the sector know-how and technical excellence of its people, is why the firm is a trusted adviser to FTSE 100 and 250 businesses, entrepreneurs, financial institutions, UK and overseas government departments, and high net worth individuals.

Your new role
The firm's Corporate team based in London are looking for an Associate / Senior Associate / Principal Associate Solicitor to support the team's Partners with a full spectrum of corporate finance work including equity capital markets on AIM and the Full List, funds and investment management, private equity and both public and private mergers and acquisitions. This role would suit a lawyer with approximately 2 - 3+ years' PQE or equivalent experience of the full range of corporate law issues. However, the right candidate with a different experience profile who meets the requirements of the role will be considered.

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be able to demonstrate a solid track record of advising on corporate transactions and general corporate governance issues with experience running transactions without partner level assistance so post qualification experience undertaken in a corporate team is essential. Previous experience of private equity work is preferred. You will need to be able to delegate to and supervise more junior members of the team and assist with department training. Experience of establishing and maintaining long term client relationships is also advantageous.

What you'll get in return
The firm offers a vibrant and supportive working environment built upon its core values; they are approachable, responsive, trustworthy and straightforward. They pride themselves on high quality client instructions, are committed to investing in the learning and development of their lawyers and support staff at all levels, and encourage their lawyers to build relationships and take part in business development opportunities.

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