Corporate Finance Lawyer (Mid-Level) - South West UK

South West UK
14 Jun 2021
12 Jul 2021
A004642 (ZHR)
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level

Our client is looking for a mid-level Corporate finance lawyer to join their successful 3 partner South West team.  This top 100 UK firm is well respected, with the corporate team having delivered year on year growth.  The team advised on over 40 regional M&A transactions during the last year, with an aggregate deal value exceeding £200m.  Ideally mid-level, you will have the passion to business develop and help nurture and grow accounts.  This is a regional role, so if you are looking to escape the city, please do get in touch to hear more about the opportunity.  

Duties will include: 

  • Manage a caseload of files, dealing effectively with cases and transactions
  • Build credibility with clients and develops own client relationships through managing client expectations regarding options, outcomes, risk and timescales.
  • Scope fees for existing clients
  • Develop market and sector knowledge and demonstrate expertise to clients
  • Grow internal and external networks of clients, intermediaries and contacts
  • Build on personal and department profile and reputation by attending networking events, writing publications/ marketing materials and speaking at seminars
  • Support juniors in the team by giving technical, business and general advice
  • Support with budgetary management of client matters
  • Begin to develop a network of own clients, contacts and potential referrers.
  • Spot opportunities to cross sell and build an internal network within the firm for cross referred work.
  • Continue to develop and learn in chosen areas of expertise, maintaining an up-to-date understanding of relevant law, policy and practice. 

Skills, Experience and Attributes

  • Qualified Solicitor or CILEx of 5+ PQE
  • Experience of M&A and Corporate restructuring matters essential
  • Ideally already operating at a minimum of Associate level
  • Demonstrable ability to supervise more junior team members


Zoe Head-Rapson  I  Director
T: +44 797 107 1812

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