Associate, Banking & Finance (North East England)

North East England Permanent £49,000 - £65,000
  • Top 20 law firm
  • Based in North East England

About Our Client

Top 20 law firm.

Job Description

This firm's global banking and finance team has one of the longest histories of any law firm in the field, advising major banks, finance providers, export credit agencies, corporate and sovereign entities and other participants in the global banking and finance arena. Clients depend on them for legal advice on day-to-day banking and finance issues for issuers, underwriters, borrowers and lenders, as well as for their leadership in complex, cross-border banking and finance transactions for some of the world's most prominent financial institutions and corporations.

Their team in the UK delivers domestic and multi-jurisdictional legal services to our clients, and their lawyers advise on the full range of debt and equity transactions in the global capital markets, including standalone debt issuances, Sukuk, securitisations, covered, convertible, exchangeable, taxable and tax-exempt bonds, MTN/CP programs, structured products, equity-linked issuances and Public-Private Partnerships.

They are looking for banking & finance associates to join an established practice group at an exciting time. They would expect you to have plenty of opportunities to work on a diverse range of cross-border instructions and with a number of different partners across the various teams in project finance, asset finance, real estate finance and general banking and insolvency to name a few. They are looking for individuals who will form strong working relationships across a variety of teams and will relish the opportunity to work in a multi-disciplinary environment, managing a diverse workload.

The Successful Applicant

Top 20 law firm.

Qualified solicitor.

NQ to 5 years PQE.

Experience in banking or finance.

2:1 degree.

Based North East England or prepared to relocate (generous relocation package available).

Consideration will be given to candidates based in Edinburgh or Yorkshire who prefer not to relocate but would consider staying in a hotel based in the North East one night each week.

What's on Offer

Basic salary.


Tim Holden
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Phone number
+44 122 353 1087

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Tim Holden
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+44 122 353 1087
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