Debt Finance Associate - 0-2 years PQE

Kirkland and Ellis International LLP
London (Greater)
30 Nov 2017
14 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: London

Salary: Competitive

Opening date: 13 November 2017

Closing date: 11 December 2017

Job Description:

We are a US law firm based in the City of London. We are looking to hire Debt Finance Associates for our busy Debt Finance team in our London office. The duties require the candidates to participate in a range of international banking and debt finance matters including syndicated lending, leveraged acquisitions, and general banking. As well as LBO/control transactions, the work also involves supporting our own highly regarded private equity M&A, Restructuring and Debt Capital Markets practices. The team undertakes many stand-alone debt finance assignments, particularly in continental European jurisdictions.

Please only apply if you meet the following criteria:

· Qualified as a solicitor (or equivalent);

· A strong academic background, gaining a 2:1 or above during your undergraduate degree (or equivalent) from a well-respected university;

· Some private practice legal experience in leveraged finance from a leading law firm;

· First class communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with clients and colleagues at all levels;

· Candidates should be outgoing, positive and energetic.

Please apply by 11 December 2017 with a detailed CV and cover letter. Further application stages will apply for initially successful candidates.

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