An international law firm with access to in-depth expertise in key global sectors along with a top-tier suite of legal services.
Due to continued growth and success within its market leading Corporate practice, the firm is looking for M&A and Private Equity focussed lawyers to join the London team.
The role will encompass advising on mainstream corporate work for FTSE 100/250, Fortune 500 companies and private equity clients.
Working in the Corporate Group, the role includes advising on a broad range of work for major corporate and private equity clients including:
National and international acquisitions and disposals - assets and shares
Public markets transactions and IPOs/secondary fund raising
Pre-sale planning and preparation
Joint venture, investment, and shareholder agreements
A proven, demonstrable, track record of advising on corporate transactions and general corporate governance issues
Post qualification experience undertaken within a corporate team
Proven experience of running transactions without partner level support
Experience of advising on all aspects of mergers and acquisitions as well as fundraising and investment structures, including FSMA aspects.
Experience of private equity work would be advantageous but is not essential
Experience of establishing and maintaining long-term client relationships, preferably with client secondment experience
Experience of providing assistance to less experienced team members and assisting with training initiatives
Experience of taking responsibility for marketing initiatives including delivering training and briefing notes
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.