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In-house Corporate Lawyer

£80000 - £100000 per annum
Manchester Manchester

Managing this Role


Devan Partington

Recruitment Consultant - North and South Yorkshire
0203 865 2113

Corporate Lawyer | In-house with an industry-leading Insurance business | Manchester / Hybrid

A stand-out opportunity to progress your career by leading an in-house legal team. You will focus on mergers & acquisitions and, where appropriate, will advise your team on complex transactions.

The Company

With a 97% client retention rate across 65,000 clients, this company has a laser-focused approach to delivering excellence. You will be equipped with the latest technologies and work equipment to enable you to work seamlessly between the office and home.

As a family organisation, the business is not dictated by quarterly pressure from the financial markets. This transpires to allow the company to always act in the best interest of their clients and quickly adapt to any changes in the market. With leading industry knowledge between the 8,500 Associates worldwide, the company remains ahead of the curve.

The company values their employees and describes them as ''voracious doers'' who are empowered and have an unmatched work ethic. You will be given the tools to succeed and a platform to share your ideas and work collaboratively.

The Role

The company is now looking for a Corporate Lawyer with a strong background in mergers & acquisitions to join their Manchester Office.

You will be responsible for providing advice and taking the lead on complex M&A transactions. You will be attached to the company's key clients and support the well-established Transactional Risks team.

You will be working on dynamic and genuinely exciting work. You can expect to be involved in;

  • feeding into promotional materials,
  • attending presentations and conferences,
  • marketing and PR campaigns,
  • researching and writing content for articles and publications.

This, in combination with the day-to-day legal work, will allow the scope to create a name for yourself in the industry. As an In-House Lawyer, you will play a pivotal role in the company's growth and provide input in commercial and strategic decision making. As the team grows, you can expect significant career progression and salary increases as the lead.

You will also be offered:

  • Competitive salary and bonus
  • Excellent work-life balance - they are flexible with working hours
  • 27 days annual leave, plus bank holidays with the option to buy or sell up to 5 days per year
  • Other benefits programs include excellent pension contributions, Private Medical Insurance (BUPA), income protection, Personal Accident cover, tuitionassistance, Interest-free season ticket loan, free medical screenings and flu jabs, Babylon online GP and retail discounts.
  • Two days are working from home, 3 in the office.


  • You will be a Corporate Solicitor with at least 3 years of PQE
  • Strong technical M&A execution skills
  • You will have strong business acumen
  • Comfortable working independently
  • Have a desire to utilise your knowledge to have a genuine impact on a fast-growing business

Apply now for immediate consideration.