London: General Banking &/ or Leveraged Finance Lawyer, 2-6 PQE
The Finance practice in the London office has a reputation for the high quality of work it undertakes, particularly in relation to international deals. Our client acts for banks, private equity firms, other financial institutions and corporate users of credit on all types of banking, finance and capital market transactions. They have the capacity to co-ordinate and manage complex advice from across the Firm through their London office - a facility which is applied with particular effect to the structuring and implementation of multi-jurisdictional cross-border financial transactions. As a result, they have been able to build a substantial practice in leveraged financings of cross-border acquisitions.
They have strong interests in project and structured finance and derivatives, where their global outlook gives them the ability to discharge complicated and innovative deals on a multi-jurisdictional basis.
The ideal candidate will come from the banking department of a top tier firm. It is essential that the candidate has strong academic, personal and technical skills, needed to support the client work of the department. Excellent written communication and drafting skills are required, as well as the ability to demonstrate initiative and pro-activity.
The candidate's experience may reflect either in general banking or in the leveraged finance side or a mix of them both.