A highly rated US law firm with offices worldwide.
The firm's City of London office is now looking to hire a further England & Wales qualified solicitor, with 3-5pqe.
The successful candidate will work closely with a team which is well integrated with the firm's Silicon Valley offices and is a leading cross-border venture capital / growth financing practice.
The candidate will have worked in a top Corporate practice, in a UK or US firm in the City, and will have assisted in advising emerging companies and investors in venture capital transactions, venture debt transactions, and cross-border M&A.
The group's client base has a technology sector focus and, therefore, experience within this sector would be useful.
Exposure across the broader corporate practice such as M&A (private company work rather than public), private equity and equity capital markets would also be beneficial.
Candidates will also be expected to have previously supervised trainees and junior associates and be used to delegating work.
In addition, the Associate will need to be able to demonstrate hands on experience in managing transactions and client relationships to a high level as well as being involved in business development initiatives.
The firm will also consider candidates who have spent some of their career in-house.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.