This firm are always one step ahead of the curve and have continued to expand through the business's needs. They show no signs of stopping, making now an exciting time to join them.
With a modern and forward-thinking approach, this entrepreneurial firm are looking to further bolster their Insolvency department. You will be surrounded with industry leaders in a collegiate yet refreshing environment.
The practice is highly ranked in the Legal 500, making them stand out for their notable strength, experience, and presence in several industry sectors. They house many Partners and several that are ex City lawyers.
The Partners work synonymously and collaboratively together to really drive the practice forward by combining their critical legal expertise with commercial nous and strategic thinking. They pride themselves on being entrepreneurial, dedicated and versatile.
The high retention of staff has allowed the firm to grow substantially and organically, and this is echoed by the abundance of opportunity to progress within the firm. There is a strong management team with several partners being personally recognised in the Legal 500 for their work at the firm.
The practice has a strong leadership team. They have an increasing number of home-grown partners, which demonstrates well, their level of career development and investment. They have a first-rate reputation for delivering industry leading development by outside organisations that come into the firm to conduct training on a wide range of subject matters.
The firm have an exciting client base, advising major household names and thus giving them a high-profile reputation while maintaining their identity as approachable, sociable, yet a professional firm.
The firm are looking for an Insolvency Partner to join their flourishing Leeds office.
You will work closely with the other Partners within the Litigation department, and more generally across the firm, to drive the business forwards. You will work as part of a driven and commercially successful leadership team.
You will mentor and oversee the work of junior Lawyers and help them to progress in their careers.
The firm have a small specialist Restructuring / Insolvency team which sits under the litigation arm of the practice. The Litigation team are ranked highly in the Legal 500. The team are dynamic and punch above their weight often acting on the other side of large, International city practices.
You will find that the work is broad, this variedness will make for an interesting caseload. You will work across a wide range of industry sectors.
The caseload will include but not be limited to; Insolvencies, administrations, receiverships, bankruptcies, restructurings, and liquidations.
This role comes with strong prospects to progress, in line with the growth agenda. The firm are succession planning are keen to find the next generation of senior Lawyers.
You will be a Restructuring / Insolvency Lawyer with at least 8 years PQE (there is no upper limit regarding the amount of experience)You will have a strong technical knowledge and first-class communication skillsA transferable client base or regional contacts is highly advantageousYou will have good experience of dealing with large settlementsYou will have strong business development capabilitiesExperience of overseeing a team is desirable, however not essential
Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and bonus scheme
This will be a fantastic hands-on, Insolvency Partner role at this entrepreneurial and dynamic firm in the heart of Leeds.
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