Corporate Solicitor

  • Job Reference: 67214
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Salary: £36,000 to £42,000
  • Sector: Corporate, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Our client is an international commercial firm and a top tier, and they are looking for an NQ-2PQE Corporate solicitor for the Manchester office

Division

The Corporate team spans all of the firm's UK offices. It provides a full-service offering and includes transactional experience across M&A, Corporate Finance and Private Equity. The team advises on the full range of merger and acquisition transactions, public takeovers, tender offers, IPOs, secondary issues (both equity and debt), share buy-backs and corporate reorganisations and demergers, and works with a wide range of clients on multi-jurisdictional share and asset sales and purchases. Our Private Equity expertise extends to all areas of the sector, with our team comprising not only corporate lawyers but also specialists in banking, fund formation, tax and employment.

Our Corporate Division is made up of the following business units:

Corporate Finance

Tax

Financial Regulation

Corporate Services

Share Schemes

Professional Practices

The Corporate Division is supported by our transaction services team which provides assistance with the high-volume aspects of transaction management.

The Role

Our client has a strong reputation for providing Associates with a supportive, stretching environment and so anyone taking up this role can expect to have the opportunity to play a significant role in working for clients that are key to the Division and to the firm.

Ideally you will have at least six months experience gained in Corporate during your training contract.

Knowledge, skills and experience required (bespoke to role)

The successful candidate will have:

excellent academic achievement with a minimum 2:1 degree

clear understanding of the operation and structure of a Top 30 law firm

ability to achieve continuous improvement and development

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.