Corporate Solicitor

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job type:

    Full Time

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Jack Pasmore

  • Contact email:

    jack.pasmore@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/542697

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-26

  • Start date:

    06/11/2019 15:02:28

Our client, a top 100 UK law firm, are seeking an experienced Corporate Solicitor with 5+ years PQE to join their Corporate team in London.

The Firm
Is leading in the UK with a network of offices spanning from the South Coast to Scotland but working in unity as one national team. Known for their innovative practice which has landed them as the first top 100 law firm to achieve "Gold Standard" Investors in people.

The Team
You have the opportunity to join an award winning national Corporate team, which has been ranked in the top five for deal volume for the past four years by Experian Market IQ's M&A Review. The team is led by partners who are widely regarded as leaders in their field that maintain excellent reputation for high quality work from their clients.

The team advises companies, management teams, investors and debt providers through the business life cycle, from start-up and first round finance through M&A, management transactions, ventures and development funding, restructuring, capital reductions, private equity funding and exits. They are also growing their Corporate Finance team.

The team London team is comprised of 3 partners and covers a full range of Corporate transactions, but particular focus on tech-based clients and venture capital deals.

The Role
The Corporate team has grown significantly in the last 12 months and continuing to do so. As such, they are looking for an Associate or Senior Associate to join the team.

A clear growth strategy has been outlined within the team meaning there is real opportunity for career progression.

In this role you will be able to take ownership of transactions, as well as have the opportunity to assist the Partners on larger, more complex matters. You will also supervise and mentor more junior members of the team.

The core focus of the work will have a technology element but you will also cover all aspects of deals including M&A, VC, ECM, private equity, join ventures and reorganisations.

Pride is taken in providing the best client experience. As such, you will have the opportunity, and be encouraged to take part in a variety of client and business development activities from the outset.

What's On Offer
* Competitive salary
* High quality of work with top 100 UK law firm and national award winning team
* Taking ownership of transactions
* Working alongside Corporate industry leaders
* Focus on business development to develop your own internal / external network
* Career progression (Gold Standard Investors in People)

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