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Capital Markets Partner

£400000 - £1200000 per annum Equity on offer for right level
City London City of London

Managing this Role


Joseph Kersey

Senior Recruitment Consultant - City of London
0203 865 2113

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.

The Firm

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 Role

The Capital Markets team requires a Non-Equity Partner. They are recognised for their vast experience in U.S. and international finance and capital markets transactions. The team represent issuers and sponsors both in the internationally on high yield offerings, registered equity offerings, investment grade offerings, restructurings, debt tender/consent solicitations, private placements and preferred securities offerings. The practice represents a mixture of issuers and sponsors on IPOs and debt offerings, preferred stock offerings and registered exchange offerings.

The firm's capability in high-yield products is immense. The team leverage the relationships they have built with private equity sponsors on transactions across multiple jurisdictions, reinforcing their reputation for excellence, especially across Europe and the US.

The Capital Markets team requires a Non-Equity Partner with 5 years PQE that can immerse themselves in working alongside a pioneering team dealing with a wide range of matters with the highest degree of complexity. The current client base is unprecedented at this juncture, and the team thrive on the exceptional level of work they bring.

The fast paced and highly rewarding work will ensure that you become a leading individual in Law and future equity options. 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.

The Requirements

  • Russell Group University or International equivalent (Minimum 2:1)
  • Qualified Solicitor (Foreign Qualified applicants welcome)
  • Proven track record at recognised City law firm
  • Right 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 on 0203 865 2113