Senior Private Equity Associate 5+
This leading City firm's highly regarded mid-market private equity practice has a remit to grow further at Senior Associate level. The private equity partners are seeking a corporate lawyer, preferably with at least 5 years PQE, from a recognised private equity or transactional practice, with experience in, and a sound understanding of buy-out and M&A transactions. Preferably he or she will also have experience of cross-border transactions as a large proportion of the work is international. He or she will have a sound knowledge of the private equity sector, a keen commercial outlook, and strong technical ability and drafting skills. As part of this role, he or she will have a focus on developing business and maintaining and building client relationships in the private equity market, with a large amount of support from the partners, as well as helping to supervise and train junior lawyers. This is an excellent opportunity to join, and to play a key role, in this young, dynamic, cohesive team. The firm has an excellent associate development programme, and is very meritocratic - the prospects of promotion are good for the right person.