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Legal Director - Restructuring & Insolvency

  • GBP£130,000.00 - GBP£145,000.00
  • City of London, London
  • Permanent

Are you a talented Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyer with 8+ PQE, looking to join a large, progressive team, as a Principal Associate or Legal Director? Progress your legal career in this Top 40 international law firm, renowned for their unwavering commitment to excellence, innovation, and a dynamic approach to law.

The Firm:
This top 40 ranked and top tier in a number of areas in the legal 500. They are multi-award winning, and just recently they won the award for legal employer of the year at a prestigious industry awards ceremony.

The firm are innovative, forward-thinking and what really stands them apart is, despite their size they have a truly people focused approach. There is no better example of this than there growing number of home-grown Partners, the firm have a reputation throughout the industry for nurturing and developing legal talent.

The firm have an impressive client base, which has a growing number of FTSE 250 companies. The practice now stands at over 10 offices nationally, with plans for a new office launch in the near future. You will also find that they have access to a global network, which gives them competitive edge.
You will find a supportive culture, where Partners are accessible to all. The firm have a strong leadership team and ambitious plans to continue to take more market share, making now an exciting time to join the firm.

The Role:
This is a stand out opportunity for a Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyer with 8+ years PQE to join this Top 40 City of London firm.
You will be;

  • Advising on all aspects relating to the UK corporate insolvency processes;
  • Advising on company voluntary arrangements and restructuring plans;
  • Advising on transactions out of an insolvency process whether acting for seller or purchaser;
  • Providing directors' duties advice and general trading advice for companies in financial difficulties;
  • Advising on international groups and cross border insolvency related matters.

Within this role you will be advising on all non-contentious matters relating to the financial or operational restructuring of a corporate entity or a group of corporate entities.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • You will have 8+ years PQE in a relevant field.
  • You will have good organisational skills.
  • You will have enthusiasm for intellectually challenging work.


  • Market-leading salary and excellent benefits with clear and structured progression paths.
  • A flexible and friendly working environment and a supportive team culture
  • Exposure to large, high-profile international commercial matters

This is an excellent opportunity for a Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyer, with 8+ years PQE, to join this Top 40 law firm in London.
Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Alex Rollinson at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.

Alex Rollinson Headhunter- London City

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