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Senior Corporate Solicitor

BBBH40077
£90000 - £120000 per annum Negotiable Benefits
City London City of London

Managing this Role

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This is a superb opportunity for a Corporate Solicitor to join a high-quality Corporate team ranked Tier 2 in the Legal 500. This a growing department where you will gain impressive access to quality work and direct client contact. With insight and mentorship form Chambers recognised lawyers, you will benefit from impressive progression opportunities.

The Firm

  • This firm has a rich heritage dating back over 200 years. They are based in the heart of London's legal district in a very picturesque location. They are ranked highly in the Legal 500 and are top tier across several areas.
  • The firm is award-winning, and many of its Lawyers are ranked as leaders in their field. They have a client base of ultra HNW individuals including many well-known individuals including; Royalty, Members of Government, Celebrities and senior public figures. The practice has become known as a go-to firm for several areas of law. They now have close to 100 members of staff and have recently bolstered the practice with several heavyweight Senior Partner hires.

There is a stand-out culture with a true family feel, unique amongst London firms.

They do events such as a weekly Partners lunch where there is a rota where fee earners dine with Partners, outside caters come in and serve 5* food. They also do a buffet on a Friday for all fee earners as well as regular social and sporting events.

You will find superb tech systems and benefit from hybrid working arrangements.

The Role

This award-winning law firm is seeking a Corporate Solicitor 4 PQE to join their flourishing team in central London.

  • You will join a close-knit team, ranked very highly for their work. The team acts on variety of instructions including corporate transactional and commercial work across an array of sectors.
  • The clients the team advises are primarily composed of private companies owned and run by high-net-worth individuals, families and entrepreneurs. Many of these businesses are large and hold a multinational presence and the team also acts for a number of listed companies.
  • The position will focus on transactional corporate work such as share purchases, M&A, joint ventures, reorganisations, shareholder and investor agreements and fund raisings.
  • Other work covered will include a range of commercial and banking work such as lending and security documents, terms and conditions and supply and distribution agreements.
  • This position comes with a large amount of client contact and where you will manage your own files autonomously with Partner support.
  • You will benefit from opportunities to engage in business development, growing the team and your own personal practice.

In a team made up of 3 Partners, 2 solicitors and 1 trainee, there are strong prospects to take the step up to Partnership in time, for the right person.

With both formal and informal training alongside mentoring from a top Partner in the practice area, this is an exceptional opportunity to accelerate your career in Corporate Law.

Requirements:

  • You will be an England & Wales qualified solicitor 4 years PQE
  • Previous experience in a highly regarded Corporate Department
  • Good knowledge of Company Law
  • Solid communication skills and the ability to work in a team

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary above the market rate and dependent on experience
  • 25 days holiday
  • Hybrid working
  • Private healthcare and 4X life assurance
  • Contributory pension

This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Corporate Solicitor to join a highly-regarded team in London.

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