QC Legal

Banking and Finance Lawyer

QC Legal
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh (GB)
Highly Competitive Salary
19 May 2023
16 Jun 2023
Full Time
Practice Areas
Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level

We are working with a global 100 firm with a long-standing reputation for delivering high-quality legal advice rooted in a deep understanding of the sectors in which they operate. The firm regularly appears in Tier 1 of the Legal 500 for its work in a multitude of sectors.

The firm is looking to grow its Banking and Finance practice in Edinburgh. Their banking and finance team delivers a high-quality legal service operating on a national basis, allowing the team to demonstrate a deep knowledge of current market practice.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • You will be expected to advise a broad range of lenders and borrowers on a wide variety of financing transactions, including acquisition finance, asset-based lending, general corporate lending, project finance, real estate finance and structured finance.
  • This includes acting for borrowers and lenders in relation to sustainability and ESG financing in both the loan and the bond markets. 
  • Your client portfolio will include an exceptionally large range of clients from high street banks to wealth management companies.
  • You will be expected to take an active role in business development within both your team and the wider firm.


  • You will have at least 2 years’ previous qualified experience in Banking and Finance in a large commercial or in-house legal team.
  • Experience of real estate finance (investment and development), corporate financing and leveraged finance transactions.
  • Demonstrate exceptional technical knowledge and the ability to work collaboratively with those in your team.
  • Demonstrate astute commerciality and a can-do attitude throughout your work and the firm’s business development.

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