Banking Lawyer

Location
England, London, City of London
Salary
£70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted
28 May 2019
Closes
25 Jun 2019
Ref
BBBH13656
Contact
Jason Connolly
Contract
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

This Top 50 practice are growing at an impressive rate, with top quality hires. Just recently they have secured several heavy hitting Partners across their network of offices which has been covered in the industry press.

The firm have a forward-thinking, innovative and dynamic culture, there is a real entrepreneurial spirit throughout all the offices, which aligns nicely with their continued growth. The firm have excellent internal communications and a strong management team, Partners are very accessible, and this collegiate approach has given them a culture where legal talent is nurtured. This is well demonstrated by the growing number of home-grown Partners.

What really stands this firm apart is the culture, to find a top 50 practice which still has maintained the culture of a smaller regional practice is impressive. Unlike some of their larger counterparts you will find a lack of barriers between departments, a real lack of hierarchy, zero tolerance for arrogance and pomposity, clear thinking and mutual support.

The firm acts across a very broad client base, across a growing and vast number of industry sectors with real specialists in their field, giving them a truly multiservice offering. The firm attracts work from fast-growth and major UK companies, along with UK subsidiaries of overseas-owned corporates, providing them with an intelligent alternative to mainstream City firms.

The role

Due to strategic growth, the firm are seeking to hire a Banking Lawyer into their City of London office.

The specialist, Legal 500 ranked, Banking and Insolvency team advises banks, financial institutions, asset based lenders, asset financiers, project financiers, trade financiers and borrowers on a variety of financial matters including, providing support on financial components of commercial property, projects and infrastructure transactions and corporate finance transactions. The team prides itself in action on behalf of some of the UK's largest banking corporations and finance houses, as well as for borrowers in substantial lending transactions in domestic cross-border financings.

You will join a nationally-recognised group of Lawyers and will be responsible for providing advice to banks, financial institutions, borrowers and other stakeholders on a variety of financial matters including senior and junior debt finance, asset-based lending, trade finance, and asset finance.

This will be a very hands-on role where you will work alongside two very seasoned Partners, you will get experience ahead of your years, with the opportunity to get involved in good client contact.

Requirements

  • You will be a Banking Lawyer with between 2-6 years PQE
  • You will have worked for a recognised commercial department
  • Strong academics are essential
  • First class communication skills are essential
  • Salary is competitive and negotiable depending on your level of experience, plus an industry leading benefits package

This an exciting opportunity for a Banking Lawyer to join one of the leading departments nationally, with great prospects, you will be based in the City of London office.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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