Associate, General Banking

Norton Rose Fulbright
London, UK
21 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Team

Our general banking practice covers a wide range of areas, in particular corporate lending, acquisition and leveraged finance, real estate finance, asset based lending and telecoms and media finance.

We regularly act for major banks and other debt providers, corporate borrowers, financial advisers and private equity sponsors on a range of matters. Our global footprint enables us to cover the full spectrum of local law and multi-jurisdictional advice across our key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

The Role

We are recruiting a recently qualified Associate to join our expanding practice.

You would be joining an established team at an exciting time for the practice working on a range of cross-border instructions.

Skills and Experience Required
  • A good understanding of large scale multi-jurisdictional banking transactions (from either the new money or restructuring side)
  • Experience working in a recognised finance team with a solid career history
  • Transaction management and client facing experience
  • Strong academics including an undergraduate degree from a top 20 university or equivalent
  • Qualified lawyer in a common law jurisdiction
  • Ability to work as part of a team but also a proactive self-starter

Duties and responsibilities
  • Drafting and negotiating LMA based facility documents
  • Drafting and negotiating English law security documents
  • Instructing and coordinating the input of overseas counsel on multi-jurisdictional banking transactions
  • Coordinating the closing and conditions precedent process
  • Overall transaction management, in particular interacting with and taking instructions from major corporate and banking clients and supervising trainees and paralegals

At Norton Rose Fulbright we welcome receiving direct candidate applications via our careers page.

If you would like to ask any specific questions beforehand, please contact Kirran Gill at


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