UK Qualified Junior - Mid Level Corporate Lawyer - Global Law Firm - Moscow, Russia
UK Qualified Lawyer 2 - 5 years' pqe
Our client is a top global law firm, with a long established, and highly collegiate Moscow office, staffed with a mixture of local and expat lawyers.
Its Russian Corporate M&A Practice is known as a leader in the region in terms of its size, reputation, and the complexity of deals it is involved in. It acts as a key adviser in the majority of cutting edge cross-border (and domestic) M&A and JV transactions for its enviable client base of blue chip Russian and international companies across the industry sectors.
Following an internal relocation, it is now pro-actively looking to hire an additional junior to mid level English qualified associate to the Russian corporate practice on the ground in Moscow.
Your profile should be as follows:
- English/Australian qualified lawyer;
- Strong academic history;
- From 2-6 years' experience in cross-border M&A work at a top national/international law firm;
- Currently located in Moscow, or London, or a similar major financial hub;
- Native English language skills essential, Russian language skills not required.
On offer is the opportunity to undertake a challenging career-defining role at one of the most highly respected global law firms in an exciting emerging markets setting! Reporting to a senior common law qualified lawyer on the ground in Moscow, as well as the Russian Head of Practice, your role will be diverse and challenging, involving plenty of client contact and responsibility. A highly competitive expatriate compensation package at a local tax rate of 13% will be provided.
Turner Marke is a legal recruitment consultancy, which focuses exclusively on legal recruitment assignments involving the Commonwealth of Independent States region. With a particular focus on the Moscow legal market, we are also expert in finding jobs for lawyers in Almaty, Kiev, and London.
With over ten years of specialist C.I.S. legal recruitment expertise, we are uniquely well placed to advise on current recruitment trends and legal vacancies in the region. Our remit covers all legal positions, from Newly Qualified Associate to Partner level and General Counsel appointments, both in private practice and in-house.