England, London, City of London
21 Mar 2019
27 Mar 2019
Daniel Smith
Full Time
Practice Areas
Financial Services

Operating as a stand alone team, this first rate group are therefore controllers of their own destiny and they do not get stuck on all night corporate transactions.

The profile and nature of the matters they choose to work on is of complex , broad, and high quality. They have an excellent rep for big ticket, high stakes work. This is reflected in their excellent L500 and Chambers rankings - they expect to crash the party in the top tier in the short to medium term.

With 5 partners and 11 associates of home grown talent alongside ex-Magic Circle hires, the team possess true strength in depth and they are committed to further expansion over the next 5 years.

With no billing targets, the hours are sensible and there is heightened onus on business development.
They are frequently invited by the BoE and Treasury to give advice and they are instrumental in influencing legislation, hence the new incumbent must be super-technical.

The role is the broadest in the city encompassing financial markets and financial services. The team is sole legal advisor to all PAYMENT SYSTEMS in the UK - CHAPS, EUROCLEAR etc, devising and developing legal structures, negotiating with markets and government

On the financial services they work with a number of banks to include Royal Bank of Canada, RBS and a number of Alternative Asset Managers.

75% of work has international element involving the US, HK, S America and Africa.

For a confidential chat, please don't hesitate to call on +44 (0)20 7691 2888 and ask for one of our dedicated consultants.

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