Senior M&A Corporate Finance Associate

  • Job Reference: 67712
  • Date Posted: 22 November 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Corporate, Mergers and Acquisitions, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


A major international law firm undergoing substantial growth.


This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive corporate finance and M&A associate to join a top corporate practice in the City and work on a range of high profile multi- jurisdictional deals in a small yet growing team.

You will have a real opportunity to make your mark within the M&A and Corporate Finance team and the wider firm as a whole.

The firm invests strongly in the training available to its associates. Its M&A and corporate finance lawyers are seen as commercial and innovative and this role will enable you to have significant client contact.

Your career is important to them and the success of the firm is driven by ensuring that every employee maximises their potential.


With at least 5pqe you will have gained relevant M&A and corporate finance experience at a City, international or regional practice

Key responsibilities

Working in conjunction with a partner on public and private M&A transactions (including many with cross-border elements) and/or equity capital markets transactions, including IPOs and secondary fundraisings

Liaising with other departments in the firm on transactions and obtaining advice from overseas counsel on cross-border transactions

Drafting and negotiating documents to help clients achieve their business goals

Managing matters and reviewing the work of more junior team members

Managing and developing existing client relationships with the relevant client relationship partner and actively get involved in the firm's marketing business development work

Assisting with the development of templates and other know- how and presenting at internal and external events to contribute to the firm's knowledge

You will build your legal knowledge by attending know-how meetings, conducting research and reading journals and legal updates.

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.