Our client, a fast-growing and ambitious international law, has a client base which spans a range of household name clients operating across a variety of sectors. The firm’s team-oriented culture defines the firm – they hire for cultural fit based on it.
The firm has a well-established and growing London office, and their ranked London corporate team has been identified as an area of strategic growth. Due to busy and increasing workload, they are now looking for a Senior Associate.
In this role you’ll be exposed to a range of high quality work from a range of household name clients operating across a variety of sectors, including global technology businesses, high street retailers and across the public sector. The work will be predominantly private company M&A, Joint Ventures, restructuring, and some Private Equity.
As a Senior Associate, you’ll be expected to take a leading role on transactions, be the face of the firm to clients and assist Partners with matter and team management as well as helping out on business development initiatives. This is a senior role in the team, and its client-facing nature will lead to quick career progression; Partnership will be a realistic prospect within 3-4 years for the right person.
In order to be considered for this role, you will have:
- Excellent academics;
- 5-8 years’ post-qualification experience in corporate law, probably gained at a City, West End, international, or strong regional firm;
- Excellent drafting skills and first rate technical knowledge; and
- Strong personal skills including excellent communication and strong problem-solving skills and the ability to maintain enthusiasm, motivation and commitment to building and maintaining strong relationships with clients and colleagues.