Our client, a highly regarded UK law firm is currently seeking an experienced Corporate Solicitor to join them on an initial 6 month FTC, with the opportunity to be considered for a permanent position upon successful completion of the contract. This role is available due to the team growing and whilst the firm are hiring on a permanent basis, this role is available either as a cover while they make a permanent hire, or as an opportunity for a successful candidate to stake their claim on a highly coveted permanent opportunity.
Forming an integral part of the Corporate team, the Associate role will provide support across all areas of the team's work. The Corporate group advises on a broad range of high-profile UK and cross border mergers, acquisitions, and disposals (both public and private) as well as IPO's and offerings of securities on the Official List and AIM and private placements, with recognised strengths in:
* Mid-market M&A and other corporate transactions,
* Private equity,
* Quoted company/capital markets work,
* Investment funds,
* Also supported by strong tax, employment, pensions and immigration, intellectual property and data protection groups.
In summary, the successful Solicitor / Associate will be providing key support within the group on a variety of corporate transactions, including public and private M&A, IPOs, offers of securities, private equity and other third party investment into private companies and joint ventures.
The successful candidate will be joining a friendly team during an exciting period of growth. After a strong 2021 they are currently seeking talented areas across most practice groups with the intention of replicating or adding to the success they have enjoyed over the last 12-18 months and this position offers the opportunity to undertake high-quality work in a firm that are known for the amount of development and involvement they are able to afford talented individuals at junior to mid-level. Our client has said that they are ideally seeking a candidate between 2 and 4 years PQE, however they can be flexible at either end of this scale if they find the right calibre of candidate.
The salary on offer for this role is highly competitive and can be disclosed upon registration of interest. For further information on this position, please apply now or reach out directly to the job poster for an immediate response.
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