Banking & Finance Lawyer – 2-3 mth contract – London

A prominent international firm is looking for the assistance of an experienced Banking & Finance lawyer for a duration of 2-3 months. The contract is due to start immediately and has arisen due to an influx of work combined with an absence within the team. Ideal candidates should have a broad banking and finance background obtained within notable law firms, between 5-7 years’ PQE, and be available a short notice or immediately.

The team has a great reputation within the market and is known for advising both borrowers and lenders on the acquisition, disposal and financing of assets and investments. On the borrower side, the team is especially well positioned to advise successful individuals, families, entrepreneurs and businesses on real estate, art, aircraft, and shipping finance matters. On the lender side, the team is frequently first choice for high-profile creditors to include banks, suppliers, and venture capitalists to assist with lending transactions.

The role will involve a broad range of banking and finance matters to include pure banking, real estate finance, corporate loans, and inter-company loans. Any experience in aviation and yacht finance would be of notable interest.

Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate:

  • Qualification as a Solicitor in England & Wales or another commonwealth jurisdiction (such as Australia or New Zealand, for example)
  • Ideally between 5-7 years’ PQE in handling broad banking & finance matters
  • A wealth of banking & finance experience obtained from notable City or International law firms
  • A keen eye for detail
  • The ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team
  • A client-centric mindset
  • The ability to commit to a 2-3 month assignment at short notice

This represents a superb and rare opportunity to join this renowned firm on a contract basis.

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