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

Location
South West UK
Salary
Attractive
Posted
14 Jun 2021
Closes
12 Jul 2021
Ref
A004642 (ZHR)
Contract
Permanent
Hours
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


Contact

Zoe Head-Rapson  I  Director
T: +44 797 107 1812
E: zheadrpason@ckgsearch.com

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