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Corporate Solicitor

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Legal, Corporate Law

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50,000-£60,000

  • Contact:

    Laura-Jayne Levine

  • Contact email:

    laura.jayne@kingsleyrecruitment.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LJL16979

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Laura-Jayne Levine

We have the pleasure of working with a leading law firm in South Manchester who are looking a Corporate Solicitor to join its team. The Department has an excellent reputation which is recognised by The Legal 500.

A huge advantage of working for this firm is that you will not have an individual billing target as the firm instead operate a team/departmental target. So, if you are seeking a better work life balance, whilst maintaining an excellent quality of work, then this could be the firm for you!

A competitive salary and benefits package is on offer, which is negotiable, depending upon your previous experience. This includes 25 days holiday plus 3 additional days for the Christmas festive period. Plus, bank holidays and ½ day off for your birthday. In addition, they also provide private Monthly social events across the firm, early finish on Fridays, private healthcare, subsidised gym membership, a death-in-service scheme, an employee assistance programme, childcare vouchers, cycle-to-work scheme, and a 3% contributory pension plan.

The role

My client is a niche Commercial law firm based in South Manchester. You will be working within the Corporate team. The team deal with a range of non-contentious corporate matters and have a successful track record in advising a range of businesses to include owner managed businesses, small to medium enterprises and larger companies (including PLCs) on corporate, financial, transactional and organisational issues.  

In this role you will be working directly with Partners and Senior Solicitors in the team on a wide range of non-contentious corporate matters to include: -

  •          Mergers, acquisitions and disposals
  •          Due diligence and disclosure
  •          Investment agreements
  •          Shareholder agreements (and bespoke articles of association)
  •          Share restructuring/group re-organisation
  •          Share options (including EMIs)
  •          Company formation and administration
  •          Non-contentious insolvency work
  •          Banking (loans, security and deeds of priority)
  •          Listings to AIM/Plus

The candidate

You will be a Solicitor qualified to practice in England andWales with at least two years’ PQE. You will possess an excellent academic record and have a proven track record working as a Solicitor and dealing with a varied case load of Corporate matters. 

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established law firm and department that is growing rapidly with opportunities to advance and develop, whilst also offering you the opportunity to work alongside experienced members of the team, developing your legal career further.  

If you would like to find out more about this role and other potential opportunities, please contact me today for a confidential chat.