High Yield US Associate

  • Job Reference: 65654
  • Date Posted: 19 November 2017
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Top US
  • Sector: Banking, Capital Markets, Leveraged Finance, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

THE FIRM

Our client is a leading international law firm which acts for many of the most successful companies and institutions in the world in their high-stake matters and transactions. Headquartered in the US, they have offices throughout the US, Europe, and Asia.

THE ROLE

The London office High Yield team is looking to recruit a US qualified associate, circa class of 2015 (1-3pqe).

The role will provide expert advisory services to the Firm's clients in areas including complex, 114a High Yield debt transactions; tender offers; debt workouts; corporate governance, and other matters pertaining to US securities laws. The role requires the individual to manage transactions independently and develop associate and client relationships.

ABOUT YOU

The successful applicant will be US qualified (preferably admitted to the New York bar).

You will have worked at a top tier law practice with an internationally recognised High Yield offering.

Experience will include direct, demonstrable experience High Yield debt matters, 144a High Yield transactions, equity offerings and initial public offerings.

In addition, the successful candidate will have outstanding academics from a top, internationally recognised university as well as postgraduate qualifications (e.g. JD/LLM) in a relevant academic discipline.

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.