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Banking - Senior Associate

£90000 - £120000 per annum Negotiable Benefits
City London City of London

Managing this Role


This Top 50 UK law firm requires a Senior Banking Solicitor to join its internationally renowned Banking and Finance Department. Currently looking to continue their expansion, this is an exciting time to join the firm. The practice punches considerably above its weight in this area and tends to work on transactions valued between £20m and £500m.

The Firm:

This firm has several lawyers known as experts in the field and operates globally. This practice is at the forefront of the industry in terms of quality. Their name is recognised as a hallmark for excellence by many.
The Banking team provide advice on all areas of general corporate lending, such as acquisition finance, real estate finance and renewables finance. Their expertise covers cross-border and multi-party transactions as well as bilateral lending.

This firm is well decorated and awarded for its excellent service, with recognition from the Legal 500, Chambers and more! Despite their size, they have maintained a friendly and meritocratic culture. They are a Top 50 law firm with an excellent work environment and an exemplary culture.

They operate a modern culture with a fresh approach. As a result, you will find flexible working hours and the option of home working as standard in this prestigious law practice.

The Role:

This highly ranked award-winning firm is seeking a Senior Associate in Banking to join their London office.

This is a unique, exciting chance to join a leading UK Law firm where you will gain outstanding training and exposure to the highest quality of work. This firm is committed to supporting you in developing your practice.

Work will include bilateral and syndicated secured and unsecured lending, real estate finance, and exciting work on renewables finance. In addition, you will be assisting the two partners in the team in developing their practice in corporate lending, acquisition finance and renewables finance.

There is a clear route to partnership for the right candidate.

As well as assisting the partners on more significant transactions, you will also independently run your own caseload of real estate finance/corporate lending transactions. In addition, you will take on business development opportunities to further develop the department.

There are many reasons why this is a great role, not least that the team is ranked as a top-tier practice in both The Legal 500 and Chambers UK.

In addition, the firm operates a flexible agile working policy, with the opportunity to split your time between the office and your own home.

Person specification:

  • You will be a Banking and Finance Solicitor 4 PQE
  • You will be focused on non-contentious work in this role.
  • You will have experience in a range of banking and finance matters
  • Salary is competitive and entirely dependent on experience
  • Other benefits include 25 days of holiday (rising to 30 with service) and private healthcare

This is a stand-out Banking and Finance position in the City of London with a Top 50 firm during an exciting time of international growth.

Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Charlie Simpkin at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.