SSQ has received instruction from an elite US law firm client with respect to an opportunity to join the firm's Debt Finance Team on an initial six month contract with a strong potential to go permanent.
The Debt Finance Team is a market leader that is well regarded for advising borrowers and lenders on an array of big-ticket transactions. The department works closely with the firm's other transactional teams to ensure a complete approach when offering clients advice which makes this is a rare opportunity for a Paralegal to develop their transactional skillset. Duties include and is not exclusive to the following:
Producing, obtaining, reviewing and negotiating KYC documentation and conditions precedent.
- Preparing and maintaining drafts of closing checklists and bibles.
- Liaising with clients, banks and local counsel.
- Performing company searches, reviewing results and preparing necessary corporate formalities documents for UK companies
Ideal applicants will have a minimum of 3-6 months experienced gained within the Debt Finance department from a reputable firm or a well-respected in house legal team. Individuals applying must have completed the LPC with a minimum of a "Commendation" grade as well as a minimum of a 2:1 in the LLB or equivalent.