A global group of companies in an acquisitional phase is looking to hire a junior corporate lawyer to join the small legal team. Working within the group legal function you will provide a wide range of legal advice concerning the businesses across the financial services and energy and infrastructure sectors, amongst others. You will be the only dedicated corporate lawyer and will be the go to person for senior management, as well as for other lawyers on the team. Around half of your work will be corporate M&A, the rest consisting of corporate advisory, general commercial and some financial services. You will liaise with external counsel and General Counsels across the group.
To be considered for this position you should be between 2 and 4 years qualified, confident with drafting share purchase agreements and have worked on several M&A deals. You need strong academics and a good training from a top City Firm.