Lawyer - Banking & Finance
Work for one of the top 25 law firms in the world which is recognised as one of the world's most innovative law firms. Our client is one of the top 25 law firms in the world and is a global elite firm for the next century. Recognised as one of the worldâ€™s most innovative law firms they offer a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience.
With access to a global platform, a team of over 2000 lawyers in 27 locations around the world they work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for their clients. They take a partnership approach in working with clients, focusing not just on what they want, but how they want it. Always pushing the boundaries of what can be achieved, they are reshaping the legal market and challenging their clients to think differently about what a law firm can be.
They are currently seeking an experienced Banking & Finance Associate. You will be responsible for varied, challenging and complex legal work which often sets the pace in the market. In this role you will perform primarily advisory work.
About the team: The Banking & Finance team advise on a full range of financial products. They bring outstanding teamwork and in-depth knowledge to every transaction and work closely with each other and other colleagues around the firm. Their clients range from major financial and government institutions, investment banks, financial advisors and regulators, to industry groups, financiers and corporations.
The workload provides great learning and development opportunities. Requirements: Recognised experience gained in a similar environment and enjoy working as part of a committed team A background or strong interest in Financial Regulation Excellent analytical, communication and research skills - to deliver prompt and commercially astute advice Strong commitment to client service and well-developed relationship management ability - you will play a key role in supporting and actively developing relationships with clients Team focus - to mentor junior colleagues and ensure the effective utilisation of the group Enthusiasm to be involved in business development activities - presenting at industry related programs and managing strategic relationships and networks First rate experience of drafting documents (including agreements, contracts, deeds, court documents etc). Whatâ€™s on offer: Our client strives to create a positive, stimulating and diverse work environment - one that is based on teamwork, learning, open communication and knowledge sharing.
You will have great mentoring from Partners and work in a friendly environment. They have initiatives in place that ensure that the firm's culture is welcoming and supportive, and they offer exceptional training opportunities, mentoring programs and other benefits. Market leading work for premium clients Support for working parents incl....