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Associate - Project Development & Finance

JMC Legal Recruitment
England, London, City of London
£180000 - £200000 per annum
Closing date
5 Jul 2024

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Experience Level
Junior Level, Mid Level
Full Time
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Are you a talented Project Development and Finance Associate with 2-4 years PQE, looking to join a large, progressive Commercial department? Progress your legal career in this Top 10 US law firm, best known for big-ticket transactional work in the upper market.
The Firm:
Operating in a class of their own from locations all around the globe, they have invested heavily in building a full-service top-tier organisation. Their clients include some of the world's key financial institutions and their strengths in handling complex cross-border work are unrivalled.

It's not just about how good they are. They hold their people, their clients and their values in the highest regard. Diversity, and valuing not only their clients but also the people within the organisation is what makes them different.

The lawyers at this firm are diverse, enterprising, collaborative and committed to delivering the highest level of service. Diversity is a core value of the firm and this has been recognised with numerous awards and rankings around the world.

The Role:
This is a stand out opportunity for a Project Development and Finance Associate to join this top 10 US Firm in London.

Within this role you will be;

  • Reviewing, drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements and documents.
  • Summarising complex contractual and transactional issues for clients.
  • Conducting brief or somewhat more complex research, or drafting of memoranda (search for judicature, commentaries to specific legal issues).
  • Involvement in due diligence, analysis of agreements in data room and their subsequent description.
  • Communication with clients (via telephone, E-mail).
  • Recognising opportunities for business development, assistance with and implementation of group and firm-wide business development strategies.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • A qualified solicitor with 2-4 years of PQE.
  • You will have good organisational skills.
  • Excellent client relationship skills.


  • Market-leading salary and excellent benefits with clear and structured progression paths.
  • A flexible and friendly working environment and a supportive team culture
  • Exposure to large, high-profile UK and international issues.
  • Extensive business development support and training giving you the chance to develop client relationships from early in your career.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Project Development and Finance Associate with 2-4 years PQE, to join this Top 10 US law firm in London.
Apply now for immediate consideration, or feel free to contact Alex Rollinson at JMC Legal Recruitment for a confidential conversation.


JMC Legal Recruitment was founded by highly experienced Legal Recruitment Consultant, Jason Connolly. His motivation to establish JMC was to create a refreshingly friendly agency with a truly consultative approach and who are always a pleasure to deal with.

We're a dynamic business with our sights set high and a growing client base spanning the country. We believe that in any business the most valuable assets are the people – and it’s true of JMC, too. Whether dealing with candidates or firms, our consultants’ passion for legal recruitment and excellent market knowledge always shines through.  Our state of the art software means our consultants are more accessible to you and we keep ahead of the curve in the changing legal landscape to ensure you are always given up to date advice.

What can you expect from us? We will always manage your expectations and come back to you with updates as soon as they become available. We pride ourselves on the highest level of integrity, as we understand that when looking for a new role or member of staff it is often highly confidential. You will find that we always take the time to really listen and understand before we advise. We will get to know you, taking into account not just technical ability, but personality and cultural fit. We’re also easy to get hold of; we appreciate that when looking for a new role it can be difficult to talk during the working day, so we will make ourselves available and find a time that works for you. Give us a call and talk to one of our friendly team today. We’re waiting to help you.

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