Banking and Finance Solicitor
- Competitive + Benefits
Banking and Finance Solicitor. Our client is a leading international, full-service law firm working with clients in the world’s most dynamic and expanding markets. With a new Liverpool office, they have an opportunity for a Banking and Finance Solicitor to join at Associate level and are keen to speak to Banking and Finance Lawyers at around 1-5 years' PQE. You will work in the Liverpool office as part of the wider banking and finance group. Working alongside partners, associates, trainee solicitors, and PSL’s, the banking and finance group works on a range of financial matters including real estate finance, leveraged/acquisition finance, trade/receivable finance, Islamic finance, and restructuring. The client base is wide-reaching globally including the UK, European banks, and non-bank lenders, private equity funds, litigation funders, family offices, and corporates. As a Banking and Finance Solicitor, you will handle your own broad range of matters, with a focus on leveraged and acquisition finance. You will lead on your own transactions with a high level of client contact and business development, therefore in this role, a light touch level of Partner supervision will be essential. This role is ideal for a Banking and Finance Solicitor with a good base experience across general finance transactions (particularly leveraged/acquisition finance) to join a leading global law firm in a challenging and rewarding role, which will allow you to really progress your legal career in this field. THE PERSON We are looking for a Banking and Finance Solicitor at 1-5 years' PQE with a strong academic background. Ideally, you will have practiced within the banking team at a leading national or strong regional law firm. This role will allow you to further develop your banking experience across the full stretch of the group's practice areas and will allow you to build your own client relationships. As such a focus on business development and proven experience of client relationship management will need to be demonstrated, together with good commercial awareness to be able to deliver commercially focused advice to the group's clients. With an excellent market leading salary and outstanding benefits package, this is an exceptional opportunity for a Banking and Finance Solicitor to join this leading international law firm in Liverpool.