This established and dynamic firm is currently seeking to hire a Company Commercial Solicitor to join the firm's Central London office. You will work alongside vastly experienced Partners and get your teeth into some extremely interesting work, dealing with many HNW and international clientele.
This firm is entrepreneurial, forward-thinking, innovative and very dynamic. The practice has been thriving for nearly 125 years and stands at over 50 staff. The firm now has two offices; they have recently opened a second location in Battersea. The firm is Legal 500 and Chambers-ranked and is tiered across several practice areas.
The firm is currently growing and busy with new work, increasingly with an International flavour. The practice has a strong leadership team, with well-thought-out, strategic growth planned over the next 12/24 months.
The practice is people-focused and places staff at the heart of what they do. They take the time to invest in their workforce, and as a result, have an excellent staff retention rate with an increasing number have been at the firm for double-digit years, they also have a growing number of home-grown Partners.
You will find an excellent opportunity for career investment; the firm is currently succession planning, tied in with their growth plans, making now an exciting time to join, with fast-track progression on offer for the right candidates.
The firm deal with an ever-growing quantity of work with an International flavour. Whether this is clients with International businesses and assets or cross-border legal matters, you will find a good variety of the work that they do. They currently deal with markets that include Turkey, India, and China.
The work is extremely varied and interesting involving non-contentious corporate and commercial work which includes M&A transactions, equity fundraising, joint ventures and shareholders' agreements, corporate financing as well as more general corporate and commercial advice. This work often includes corporate real estate transactions (UK and offshore SPVs).
The candidate will be comfortable with drafting and negotiating non-disclosure agreements, heads of terms, investment agreements, development and LLP agreements, articles of association and the full suite of corporate documents including share option agreements (EMIs and non-tax advantageous schemes).
This is a genuinely stand-out opportunity, with good prospects, for a Company Commercial Solicitor to join this Legal 500 firm based in their West End office.
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