The London office of a US-headquartered firm is actively looking to add exceptional Associates with experience of White Collar Crime to their highly regarded and very busy dispute resolution practice.
Our client is a leading international law firm with offices across the world. Its substantial European practice has a particular emphasis on international arbitration and litigation, cross-border acquisitions, capital markets transactions, private equity funds, financings and restructurings. Lawyers in the firm’s London office work closely with their colleagues around the world.
The work of the dispute resolution team in London covers a broad scope of commercial disputes, including disputes concerning joint ventures and shareholders, energy, construction, financial services, as well as fraud. They represent clients in the English and other courts and offer the full range of services from case preparation to advocacy. In this instance, they are particularly looking for candidates with experience of white collar defence, international investigations, international sanctions, and foreign corrupt practices legislation. Some exposure to Russian work and language capability would be ideal (but is not a requirement).
This position attracts a market-leading salary and quality of work, and selection for this role will be rigorous. In order to be considered, you will most likely have:
- A very strong academic background;
- Training from a City or International firm; and
- 2-5 (ideally 4-5) years’ post-qualification experience in:
– White Collar Defence & Investigations;
– International sanctions;
– Russia focus & language capability (ideal but not a requirement)