Corporate Solicitor LCL158
Our client is a long-established and well-respected firm with offices in Salisbury and Andover. It provides a comprehensive range of legal services to business and private clients in Wiltshire, Hampshire and elsewhere. The firm prides itself on providing high quality legal advice underpinned by a complete understanding of each client’s individual circumstances and it is known for the excellence of its client care.The opportunity
You will be joining the firm’s successful and growing Company and Commercial Department in Salisbury reporting to the Head of Department. The role offers an immediate start and an interesting and varied workload. The majority of your work will involve advising on corporate matters, such as mergers and acquisitions; equity and debt fundraisings; venture capital and private equity; joint ventures; reorganisations; shareholders’ agreements; partnerships; and corporate governance. You will also need to advise on commercial matters including terms and conditions of business, but lack of experience in commercial work should not prevent you from applying, as training will be provided.About you
To be considered for this position, a good understanding of company law and transactional processes is essential. You must also:
- Be a qualified Solicitor with a solid academic background;
- Have at least 2 years’ PQE;
- Have excellent communication skills and a flexible and positive attitude to work;
- Be able to work as part of a team, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with colleagues and clients; and
- Be personable and able to help develop the firm’s Company and Commercial practice.
The firm is offering a salary of £50,000-£60,000 per annum, negotiable depending on experience. This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading regional practice with excellent prospects for career progression.
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.