The client is a global professional services company with offices around the world. They are now looking to appoint a Legal Director based in central Leeds. The business provide Finance, Tax advisory and audit services to its clients and are now seeking a lawyer to lead its new legal services offering from Yorkshire.
As the senior Corporate lawyer you will work closely with the other lawyers in the UK and the Tax and advisory teams in Leeds. You will support the firms clients on legal advice which will include Corporate matters including reorganisations. This appointment is for a Director level and you will have be expected to manage a mid level lawyer and look to grow the team moving forward. Initially you will network internally with the businesses clients and longer term look to market the firm in the external market.
You will be a Corporate Solicitor who is coming from Private Practice or an In-house role. Given the level of this position you will already hold a senior role, Partner position or be working as a Legal Director. You will have a background in Corporate law and enjoy marketing and supervising junior lawyers
Up to £160,000