Join one of the world's most elite law firms, consistently recognised for their excellence in Corporate, Intellectual Property, Litigation, M&A, Private Equity, and Restructuring and Insolvency. The firm is widely recognised for their booming transactional practice and host an all-star team of Associates and Partners.
From their US origins, to the meteoric growth of their London office, the firm continue to dominate the legal sector. London now offers an extensive range of world class capabilities from their flagship office in the City. The firm strive to provide a level of expertise that is unsurpassed and vital to businesses in today's international marketplace.
The London PE team is an absolute powerhouse and excels in the high value deals space. Their client roster consists of top US and European buyout houses and sovereign wealth and pension funds. The firm's lawyers have vast experience in ground breaking strategies for structured acquisitions and financings of public and private companies, negotiated and unsolicited acquisitions, take-private transactions, stock-for-stock acquisitions, spin-off transactions and acquisitions of minority interests.
They also stand apart from their competitors in a range of international capabilities. High Yield markets are another core focus, and the firm has one of the largest US capital markets teams in London. The Private Funds team offers comprehensive technical advice with a commercial nucleus, which is supported by the team's comprehensive market knowledge. They are highly regarded for their Restructuring and Insolvency capabilities. Always dedicated to finding innovative solutions to the complex legal landscape they navigate.
The IP Disputes team require and Associate (0-5 years PQE) The IP Disputes team has gained great recognition for Acting in high profile, high value litigation with a strong international element, as well as handling portfolio management for a diverse range of global clients. The team is currently acting in litigation in the High Court, Court of Appeal, Supreme Court and General Court (CJEU) on a full range of patents disputes. They act for leading companies in the life sciences, digital business, transport & automotive, retail & consumer and energy sectors. The sector-focused approach ensures that valuable expertise Is key in which their clients operate and all Associate hold a deep understanding of the issues that they face.
The cases they work on often gain international media attention and the level of complexity is at the highest level.
The fast paced and highly rewarding work will ensure that you become a leading individual in Law. The rewards for working at this level and consistently pushing your abilities are remarkable. The pay is matched to the Cravath scale and the full benefits package is generous and comprehensive.
Russell Group University or International equivalent (Minimum 2:1)Qualified Solicitor (Foreign Qualified applicants welcome)Training contract at recognised City law firmRight to work in the UK (However, Tier 2 Sponsorship can be offered)The desire to work in a fast paced and entrepreneurial team
If you would like to further information about this role, or a conversation about the market for a move now or in the future, call the London team.