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Legal Counsel - Mergers and Acquisitions - Leading Bank

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Stephanie Bruckl
  • Expiry Date: 03 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JN -092021-464152

Our client is a leading bank looking to hire a corporate M&A lawyer to join their highly regarded M&A team.

The successful candidate will be given a high level of responsibility and join a tight knit legal team. You'll be providing support on private and public M&A transactions and working closely with the business. This role offers exposure to broad spectrum of corporate related matters, in addition to advising the business on queries relating to transactions.

Skills required

  • UK qualified lawyer or other common law jurisdiction (with experience in the UK) with at least 2 years' PQE gained in the corporate department of a leading firm or in-house legal team.
  • Experience in working and advising on M&A transactions, ideally some public M&A experience but not essential
  • Ideally, experience gained in-house at a financial institution but not a prerequisite.

*The PQE range stated is purely a guide. We will consider candidates that fall outside of this range if they can strongly demonstrate the required competencies