US Law Firm - Private Equity Role - 6mths-2PQE

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Law Firms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Bonus

  • Contact:

    James Berry

  • Contact email:

    jamesberry@taylorroot.com

  • Job ref:

    JBE - 887483_1547119144

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-09

Intro

My client a leading US Law Firm in London are looking for an ambitious junior corporate associate to join their thriving Private Equity practice. In an increasingly sophisticated market this firm offers bespoke advice on a range of domestic and cross border Private Equity deals. They are consistently recognised for being one of the leading firms in this field.

The Role

They are looking for a junior associate with a credible interest in the Private Equity sector. The firm regularly advise on some of the largest transactions in the market but also have a credible mid-market facet to their practice too. They act for a range of private equity houses, management teams, sovereign wealth funds and alternative lenders across all types of corporate work including M&A, general portfolio work and restructurings.

The team is relatively small and so junior associates will gain exposure to the high-end mechanics of every transaction, as well as enjoying high levels of direct client contact. The firm have been boosted with highly prestigious recent partner hires and are looking to grow the team further. Due to the reputation and the brand of this team they regularly advise across a range of sectors including consumer, energy, technology, media and financial services.

The Requirements

  • You will have a strong commitment to the Private Equity sector.
  • You will have strong academics with a minimum 2.1 (or equivalent) from a top university.
  • You will be between 6mths - 2PQE. The firm will consider NQ's if they have a corporate focused training contract with more than one complimentary seat to Private Equity.
  • The firm are open to candidates from multiple jurisdictions. The firm will specifically be interested in candidates who are England & Wales or Scottish qualified. They will also consider candidates from regional firms who can demonstrate the necessary commitment and desire to move to London.

To learn more about this unique opportunity please contact James Berry on jamesberry@taylorroot.com or 02073322819 for a confidential discussion.

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.