The London office of a global law firm.
For a Corporate Knowledge Lawyer to focus on corporate finance law, regulation and market practice applicable to listed companies.
Reporting to the lead Knowledge Lawyer, your role will be to make first-class corporate knowledge from London easily available to the firm's fee earners, increasing the quality, consistency and/or cost-effectiveness of the advice the firm gives its clients.
This will include inter alia,
Knowledge and expertise, precedents, commercial/industry knowhow.
Updates on key developments impacting the Group.
Lawyer requests, responding to ad hoc enquiries from lawyers with on-point, thorough and timely answers.
Knowhow development, collecting the Group's knowhow into the Firm's global repository of knowledge and populating global, multi- jurisdictional databases and resources.
Training, including identifying and meeting the Group's training needs
Client-facing knowledge, providing legal input into client-facing initiatives
A corporate lawyer 5pqe+ with substantial experience gained in a London corporate team, you will have deep knowledge of corporate finance law, regulation and market practice applicable to listed companies - in particular, the Listing Rules, Prospectus Regulation Rules, DTRs, Corporate Governance Code and Companies Act.
You may already be a PSL / Knowledge Lawyer or alternatively a fee earner looking for something different along with a change of pace.
Good knowledge of English contract law and either or both of equity capital markets and private M&A is strongly preferred
Ideally 5 days, the firm will also consider 4 days.
Hybrid working arrangements to suit you are available.
An excellent salary package awaits the successful candidate.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.