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Solicitor - Banking & Finance

BBBH35011
£45000 - £70000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Surrey Guildford

Managing this Role

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Thomas Amer

Headhunter - South East, South West M4 corridor
0203 865 2113


Being one of few firms outside London to be included in the London section of the legal 500, this tier 1, top 100 firm provides an unparalleled quality of work-based from their Surrey office. They attract big-ticket commercial work coupled with HNW individual services work positioning this practice at the top of the market for ambitious lawyers who want to progress their career alongside leaders in the field.

They are now looking to recruit a Banking & Finance solicitor of 1-4 years PQE into their office based in Guildford.

The Firm:

Being one of few firms outside London to be included in the London section of the legal 500, this tier 1, top 100 firm provides an unparalleled quality of work based from their Surrey office. They attract big ticket commercial work coupled with HNW individual services work positioning this practice at the top of the market for ambitious lawyers who want to progress their career alongside leaders in the field.

This practice has a fantastic track record of recruiting from either leading regional firms, or city firms highly ranked in the L500 due to the quality level of work on offer, coupled with the work-life balance they provide. 1/3 of the fee-earners working at this practice commute from London to work in Surrey which is a testament to their reputation and status within the legal market.

At this practice, you will be made the priority with a commitment to an inclusive culture for all fee earners under one roof. They appreciate the importance of a healthy work-life balance and despite being corporate in size, this firm maintains and promotes welfare initiatives across the board creating a truly unique, staff-centric culture which really stands this firm apart from their competitors.
Their drive to provide a top-quality service by ensuring it has the best staff has not gone unnoticed with this firm boasting 'Legal Services provider of the year' &, 'Law Firm of the year' (The Lawyer) just to name a few.

The Role:

This is an opportunity for a banking & finance solicitor of 1-4 years PQE to work within one of the largest specialist finance practices outside London and with a team that is top-ranked in Chambers UK.

This team are one of the few outside London who can comfortably manage high-value club and syndicated finance transactions and the smaller value, bilateral deals. They have an international reach, with well-established links across the world with tried and tested partner firms who frequently engage with them on the English law aspects of banking and finance transactions.

The team consists of 15 fee earners and specialise across a broad diet of financial matters. You would be working alongside a directory recognised partners including the head of department who before moving to the firm was a partner at a Magic Circle firm, demonstrating the quality of work on offer.

Requirements

  • You will be 1-4 years PQE and you will have experience working within an established law firm.
  • Must be a team player with strong communication skills
  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to manage your own caseload without supervision.


What's on offer?

  • The opportunity to work at a Top 100 firm / Tier 1 Banking & Finance department
  • Market leading salary coupled with an excellent benefits package
  • Hybrid working pattern; a mixture of home working and office-based work


This is an opportunity for a banking & finance solicitor of 1-4 years PQE to work within one of the largest specialist finance practices outside London and with a team that is top-ranked in Chambers UK.