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Leverage Finance Senior Associate

£115000 - £130000 per annum
City London City of London

Managing this Role


Joseph Kersey

Senior Recruitment Consultant - City of London
0203 865 2113

Leveraged Finance Senior Associate: You will be part of a leading banking group within a Top 20 law firm in their City of London office. You will work with both Borrowers and Lenders on leverage finance matters representing some of the largest banks, financial institutions, debt funds, alternative lenders and private equity sponsors in the UK. You will be given a great deal of responsibility in order to further your career. This firm has grown significantly in the last 5 years, and are recognised for a number of Top Employer Accolades.

The Firm

Although this firm is one of the leading International and UK firms, they have never lost their culture and have received many Employers, Developing and Investing accolades, notably being named in Top Employer for Women awards a record-breaking number of times. Recognised as a Top 20 law firm in the UK the firm's clients have been with them for over 20 years, with some clients being with the practice for over 150 years. They range from Start-Ups to more than 40% of the FTSE 100 companies.

With over 10 offices around the world, they have helped clients in half of all countries in the last few years. This adaptable, innovative firm are proven specialist in over 50 practice areas and are often a big name mentioned in most Legal 500 and Chambers practice areas. Notable large areas of practice around the world are Financial Services & Funds, Real Estate, Energy, Transport, Corporate, Banking and Consumer Brands. This firm has grown with a mixture of organic and through amalgamation over 200 years. Often seen on the frontier of Legal expansion, this Legal Technology hub is known for its business innovation, they will benefit your experience working with the largest blue-chip companies. With one of the largest In-house lawyer teams, you will be exposed to both Domestic and International Secondments.

This firm has attracted key hires and individuals from across the country and this has been largely down to the genuine opportunity to progress. Further to this, unlike most large practices, they have comparatively smaller targets resulting in a firm with a high retention rate.

The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Leveraged Finance Senior Associate to join this Top 20 law firms City of London office within their Banking Group.

The Banking team is a national leader and have a large presence on the global stage. The banking team provides expert advice to both lender and borrower clients. On the Lender side, they advise a broad range of UK and International Banks, Debt Funds, Challenger Banks and Building Societies on bilateral, syndicated, unitranche, super senior and other lending structures.

You will work on a variety of Banking matters, but with a primary focus on corporate banking and leveraged finance representing banks, financial institutions, debt funds, alternative lenders and private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers. You will have work on large leveraged finance and private equity-backed transactions with both borrowers and lenders. You will receive a high level of responsibility working alongside Leading Legal 500 individuals and Chambers ranked partners.

The Requirements

  • You will be a Leveraged Finance Associate with at least 5 years PQE (There is no upper limit for the level of PQE and more senior candidates will be taken into account for a senior position)
  • You will be currently working within a City or International practice.
  • Worked within a respectable Banking group.
  • Actively engage in networking and development opportunities
  • You will receive a competitive salary and along with an excellent remuneration package in this Top City firm.

This is a stand out position for a Leveraged Finance Senior Associate to join this Top 20 practice in their City of London Headquartered office.

Apply now for immediate consideration, alternatively please feel to email or call for a confidential conversation.