Corporate & Commercial Solicitor

G2 Legal
Kingston upon Hull
£45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Benefits Package
15 Jul 2019
12 Aug 2019
Tom Widdop
Sector/Practice Area
Company/Commercial, Corporate, M&A
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
This award-winning Hull-based law firm is currently expanding at a fast rate, resulting in them seeking a corporate & commercial solicitor (5 years' + PQE) to join their team.
You will be joining an existing team of 3 which will consist of 2 solicitors and the secretary, your responsibilities will include, but not be limited to: 
  • Business client enquiries (by email and telephone)
  • Drafting and reviewing contracts (demonstrate knowledge and application in context of the client’s business/objectives
  • Negotiating terms of contracts, supporting clients to completion and post-completion actions
  • Advising in respect of infringement of copyright and registered trademarks
  • Business client enquiries (by email and telephone)
  • dealing competently with director and shareholder disputes
  • Advising in respect of shareholder rights, derivative actions and unfair prejudice petitions
  • Company administration (including director and general meetings, annual and event-driven returns, PSC)
  • Advising in respect of share transfers and share buy-backs
  • Transaction experience (share, business and asset sales)
  • Directors duties (including in the event of insolvency)
  • Insolvency – implications for directors
This opportunity is a full time or part time (no less than 3 days) position, and for the right legal professional offers a progression to Head of Department. 
If you are a corporate & commercial solicitor with 5 years' + PQE, looking for a Hull-based role like this one then simply apply or get in touch with Tom Widdop at G2 Legal.