Role details

Finance Lawyer

London   •   £70,000 - £105,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • A role with one of the world's most prestigious firms
  • Perfect role for a finance lawyer looking for a broad portfolio of work

About Our Client

Our client is a leading global law firm with a prestigious name in the legal world.

The Financing lawyers are highly regarded for their excellence and the financing team is considered in the top tier of the Legal 500.

The team works with many leading UK and international corporates and major financial institutions. Our client is a pre-eminent advisor to corporate borrowers.

Their finance expertise includes:

  • Acquisition and leveraged finance
  • Derivatives
  • Leasing and asset finance
  • Loan finance
  • Non-Bank lending
  • Project Finance
  • Securitisations
  • Structured Products
  • Debt Capital Markets

Job Description

Our client is looking to recruit a Finance Lawyer into all 3 of their Banking and Finance groups.

The roles will form part of the firm's broad multispecialist Financing practice and each role will have a wide remit.

Each of the three recruiting groups does have a slightly different client base and focus: one handles a lot of Debt Capital Markets and Securitisation work, another group's focus is on acquisition and leveraged finance while the other group has more of a Corporate Recovery and Insolvency slant.

Much of the work you will undertake is international. Transactions can frequently be cross border and have no connection with the UK, such is the firm's international reputation.

One of the distinguishing features of the role is that there is a no "hours" rule.. Lawyers do not have targets set by referencing to time recording.or billing.

One other distinguishing feature of this team is their status advising corporates rather than Financial institutions. This gives lawyers access to some very interesting work and very interesting client relationships.

The Successful Applicant

Our client is recruiting into all 3 of their Banking and Finance groups.

Our client is looking at 0 (minimum Sept 2015) - 4 year (Max Sept 2011) pqe level lawyers with experience in:

  • Debt Capital Markets and Securitisation work;
  • Acquisition and leveraged finance; or
  • Corporate Recovery and Insolvency slant.



Candidates with an interest in or exposure to any of the above areas are encouraged to apply.

What's on Offer

As well as working for a Top Tier Global practice with a very competitive salary package, one of the distinguishing features of the firm is that there is a no "hours" rule. Lawyers do not have targets set by referencing to time recording.or billing. Associates frequently comment at how liberating this is.

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