Acquisition and Leveraged Finance Lawyer

  • Job Reference: 67130
  • Date Posted: 22 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Top City plus excellent benefits
  • Sector: Banking, Leveraged Finance, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

THE FIRM

A highly regarded global law firm.

THE ROLE

Within the Acquisition and Leveraged Finance practice based in the Banking group in London.

They advise both lenders and borrowers (including financial sponsors) on the financing of domestic and cross-border acquisitions, particularly leveraged acquisitions.

Typical transactions would take the form of private equity sponsored management buy-outs, corporate acquisitions and public bids as well as refinancings and recapitalisations.

The team regularly acts for direct lending funds as well as banks and has been at the forefront of the market in advising on structures such as unitranche and first out/last out.


ABOUT YOU

You'll be a talented first rate leveraged/acquisition finance lawyer.

Your experience will have been gained within a top tier firm or in house at a bank and you'll have a strong academic background (minimum 2.1 degree) with excellent written communication and drafting skills.

The successful candidate will also have outstanding technical skills, together with the ability to build relationships with clients and colleagues and be able to work well in a team.

In return, the firm offers excellent training and development, a superb working environment together with a competitive salary and benefits package as well as the opportunity for agile working.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.