Commercial / Corporate Solicitor

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Corporate / Commercial Solicitor

Wimbledon, London

Full time, in the office

Salary highly competitive

A prestigious legal practice with multiple offices is seeking a Corporate Commercial Solicitor from a reputable firm to join their leading Corporate team in Wimbledon. The team and wider firm are highly accredited in the Legal…

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Corporate / Commercial Solicitor

Wimbledon, London

Full time, in the office

Salary highly competitive

A prestigious legal practice with multiple offices is seeking a Corporate Commercial Solicitor from a reputable firm to join their leading Corporate team in Wimbledon. The team and wider firm are highly accredited in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK and many of their Corporate Solicitors are personally recommended for their work.

The team are acknowledged on a national basis for providing a first-class service to high net worth clientele across a range of multi million pound transactions. They are experts across a range of matters to include cross jurisdictional M&A work, Corporate Governance, Joint Ventures, Buy-Outs and Contract matters.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop an existing mixed caseload with an exceptional miscellaneous client base ranging from family run entities and SME’s to international businesses.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing your own caseload, providing clear and concise advice
  • Assisting the team with larger scale, complex transactions
  • Attending to clients of the firm
  • Drafting a wide range of legal documentation such as Contracts, Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale and Shareholder Agreements
  • Making amendments to Articles of Association
  • Preparing Board Minutes and all Companies House forms, ensuring filing of all statutory documents
  • Active involvement within business development
  • Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times
  • Secretarial support is provided to all fee earning members of the team

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A good honours degree followed by LPC, training contract and PSC / or a good honours degree with CILEX to Fellow level, LPC and PSC and admitted by SRA as a solicitor
  • At least 5 years PQE
  • Possess a strong legal background within Corporate and Commercial law
  • Experience of managing a busy, mixed caseload
  • Experience of case preparation
  • A following of own clients is desirable but not essential
  • Legal research and legal drafting experience
  • Business development and networking skills
  • Demonstrates and develops a high-quality level of technical expertise.

Job Description

Corporate / Commercial Solicitor

Wimbledon, London

Full time, in the office

Salary highly competitive

A prestigious legal practice with multiple offices is seeking a Corporate Commercial Solicitor from a reputable firm to join their leading Corporate team in Wimbledon. The team and wider firm are highly accredited in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK and many of their Corporate Solicitors are personally recommended for their work.

The team are acknowledged on a national basis for providing a first-class service to high net worth clientele across a range of multi million pound transactions. They are experts across a range of matters to include cross jurisdictional M&A work, Corporate Governance, Joint Ventures, Buy-Outs and Contract matters.

This is an excellent opportunity to develop an existing mixed caseload with an exceptional miscellaneous client base ranging from family run entities and SME’s to international businesses.

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Managing your own caseload, providing clear and concise advice
  • Assisting the team with larger scale, complex transactions
  • Attending to clients of the firm
  • Drafting a wide range of legal documentation such as Contracts, Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale and Shareholder Agreements
  • Making amendments to Articles of Association
  • Preparing Board Minutes and all Companies House forms, ensuring filing of all statutory documents
  • Active involvement within business development
  • Maintaining a professional and polite demeanour at all times
  • Secretarial support is provided to all fee earning members of the team

The ideal candidate will have:

  • A good honours degree followed by LPC, training contract and PSC / or a good honours degree with CILEX to Fellow level, LPC and PSC and admitted by SRA as a solicitor
  • At least 5 years PQE
  • Possess a strong legal background within Corporate and Commercial law
  • Experience of managing a busy, mixed caseload
  • Experience of case preparation
  • A following of own clients is desirable but not essential
  • Legal research and legal drafting experience
  • Business development and networking skills
  • Demonstrates and develops a high-quality level of technical expertise.

Job Summary

Location: Wimbledon
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
Date: 5th May 2021

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Job Summary

Location: Wimbledon
Contract Type: Permanent
Sector: Law
Division: Solicitor / Legal Executive
5th May 2021

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