English Qualified Corporate M&A Associate - Magic Circle - Moscow, Russia
UK/Common Law Qualified Solicitor
Corporate M&A Associate
Magic Circle Firm
Our client is a Magic Circle law firm with one of the leading Russian corporate practices in the region, and a large and thriving high profile Moscow office.
Its market leading Tier1 Russian Corporate M&A Practice is regularly involved in most headline regional and cross border M&A and JV transactions.
The partners on the ground in Moscow are keen to hire a talented junior to mid level UK qualified lawyer into the English law practice. Working with other, more senior English qualified lawyers as well as Russian lawyers, on the ground in Moscow, you will have a wide ranging workload with a higher level of autonomy and responsibility and client contact than you might expect in other jurisdictions.
Your profile should be as follows:
- English/common law qualified lawyer;
- Currently practising as a Corporate M&A Associate with a highly respected global law firm;
- Ideally 2-5 years pqe;
- Willingness to relocate to Moscow for a minimum of 2 years.
On offer is the opportunity to further hone your skills as a corporate M&A lawyer at a Magic Circle firm in a dynamic emerging markets setting. Involved in a wide range of transactional work from the get-go, you will relish the challenge of working on cutting edge deals involving major Russian and international corporates. Great medium term career prospects, and a highly competitive expatriate compensation package will be provided, including a generous relocation package, life/private health insurance and an annual flight home, all at a flat rate income tax of 13%.
Turner Marke is a niche legal recruitment consultancy, which focuses exclusively on legal recruitment assignments involving the Commonwealth of Independent States region. For the past ten years, we have been actively involved in placing over 100 lawyers amongst the top employers in Moscow, Russia.
With many 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.