In House Legal Counsel - Capital Markets/Commercial

  • Job Reference: 65328
  • Date Posted: 7 December 2017
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Excellent benefits/bonus
  • Sector: Capital Markets, Commercial Contracts, In House
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


A global financial services organisation seeks to appoint a debt capital markets Solicitor with c 6 PQE to join an established in house legal function.


As a member of a collegiate team, the successful candidate will be expected to work alongside management in a business facing role, handling an international workload advising the debt capital markets and debt trading teams in the UK and Hong Kong. There will also be an opportunity to handle more general commercial/banking work.

The work will additionally cover:-

Debt - Reviewing and negotiating agreements in relation to loan notes, syndicated loans and debt trading

Equity - Reviewing and negotiating agreements in relation to primary and secondary offerings

Commercial - reviewing, negotiating and drafting contracts, advising on terms, guarantees, clearing and custody agreements

Corporate - M & A work and corporate projects


To be considered for this high profile role applicants must have experience in debt capital markets, syndicated loans, debt trading, structured products and / or corporate finance work.

Candidates must be able to demonstrate exceptionally strong technical skills, an impeccable academic record and a genuine desire to develop a high profile career in house.

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.