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Associate - Corporate

BBBH39507
£80000 - £100000 per annum Negotiable Excellent Benefits
City South West London London City of London

Managing this Role

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Jonathan Kitto

Senior Headhunter - London
0203 865 2113

Are you looking to expand your experience in Corporate law within a Top 100 firm that's renowned for blending sector-leading output within a progressive backdrop that wins awards?

With Partner mentoring, you will become an expert in Corporate matters and other areas as you are continually developed.

The Firm

Since its inception, the firm has been a hallmark for quality nationally, quickly establishing itself as the expert in a truly diverse array of sectors. Providing a service underpinned by quality and exceeding expectations, the Top 100 firm supports individuals, business and non-profit entities in a manner fitting to their stature, leading the market and setting the tone for excellent legal advice.

Over 600 strong, with over 40 Chambers ranked Partners, their position in the UK market is untenable, with their ongoing growth serving to better their clients, colleagues and the wider community.

Growing as a result of continued success, their values of hard work, nurturing talent, harnessing ambition and being ahead of the curve has only served to bolster their friendly, empathic culture. Your career should be fun, rewarding, and continually moving; the firm puts this into practice.

All colleagues progress in a manner that's structured, clear and fitting to their own aspirations. Seeing colleague development as a strategic obligation, you'll be in close contact with Partners that started in support roles and are now Chambers and Legal 500 ranked leaders.

Awarded not just for quality, they are considered the "Best Workspace" in South England and Wales. Repeatedly investing back into the business, their modern offices are a marvel, fitting to the calibre of work they undertake.
Continually seeking to innovate, you'll utilise the latest technologies whilst also being fully supported, be it from the office or working from home.

The role

This award-winning law firm is seeking a Corporate Solicitor 1-4 years PQE to join their flourishing office at the Associate level.

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 you will be covered to manage your own files autonomously with Partner support. articles and attending events.

You will benefit from opportunities to engage in business development, growing the team and your own personal practice.

There are strong prospects to take the step up to Senior Associate and the firm will equip you with the skills necessary to achieve this progression.

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 1 - 4 years PQE
  • Previous experience in a Corporate Department
  • Knowledge of Mergers & Acquisitions
  • 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 life assurance
  • Contributory pension

This is a superb opportunity for a Corporate Solicitor to join this highly-regarded practise in the heart of the City of London.

Apply now for immediate consideration or contact Jonathan Kitto at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.