Corporate Associate

England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£45000 - £60000 per annum
23 Oct 2020
20 Nov 2020
Lucy Burt
Full Time
Practice Areas
Corporate, M&A
4-6 Years
Experience Level
Mid Level

The firm have been named as one of the best firms to work for in the UK. They have multiple offices across the UK. They are highly regarded for all their core practice areas, and they attract leading and highly recommended individuals. Their Corporate capability is no exception and hosts leading Partners and Associates.

The Firm

You will find they are transparent, open, forward-thinking, modern, and have no internal politics or hierarchy. The firm nurture talent allowing staff to flourish and progress, you will find there is an environment that is stimulating and allows staff to challenge themselves.

There is a friendly feel throughout the firm, with many social, sports and events throughout the year.

The firm has an impressive FTSE 100 client base, including the likes of Coca-Cola. Although, interestingly, they also deal with SME and entrepreneurs alike.

The Role

The firm are looking for a proficient Corporate Associate to join their busy city centre department in Leeds, covering a multitude of corporate M&A work.

They have unparalleled knowledge and experience in public company mergers and take private transactions; acquisitions and dispositions of subsidiaries, divisions and other assets. The M&A team are front runners in the market in both number and deal value, representing public and private companies, boards of directors, financial sponsors and financial advisors in the premium deal space.

They take pride in their outstanding reputation in the market for handling high-value matters for their clients. The team facilitate this with their ability to bring full-service capabilities required by clients through the seamless integration of their multidisciplinary teams.

You will be working alongside a pioneering team dealing with a wide range of matters with the highest degree of complexity. The current client base is unprecedented at this juncture, and the team thrive on the exceptional level of work they bring.


  • You will be a Corporate Associate with at least 4 years PQE (There is no upper limit to level of PQE)
  • You should have a strong background in this area of law with exposure to high value work
  • A meticulous eye for detail
  • You will be commercially minded and enjoy business development and marketing


  • Salary is competitive around market rate, which will be dependent on experience, on offer is an excellent benefits package and bonus scheme
  • Excellent career prospects, no glass ceiling

This is an exciting opportunity for a Corporate Associate to join this award winning, legal 500 ranked firm based in the centre of Leeds.

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

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