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    Corporate Solicitor - top UK 100 law firm - London

    Job Description

    A fantastic opportunity for a Corporate Associate Solicitor to join a top UK 100 law firm in London and handle a broad range of corporate transactions.

    The Firm

    Our client is a top UK 100 law firm in London. They are a unique firm, combining a strong commercial and charity practice with a general emphasis on public interest work, media, education, and working with mission-led businesses.

    They have a significant international practice across all specialisations, reflecting the international scope of many of the firm’s clients.

    Today, their clients are diverse – from corporate household names to public bodies, to start-ups. They are also the firm of choice for thousands of charities and social enterprises. They continue to lead the market we helped to shape.

    The Team

    Their Corporate & Commercial team specialises in the small to mid-cap market advising across various sectors, including technology & media, financial services, healthcare, and social enterprise.

    The corporate side of the team works extensively on corporate advisory and transactional work including investments, mergers, acquisitions, shareholders’ agreements, corporate governance, joint ventures, group reorganisations, UK inward investment, and corporate fundraising.

    The commercial side advises on a broad range of contractual matters, from advising on multi-million-pound outsourcing projects to supply and distribution agreements of all kinds.

    Their clients include multinational corporations, quoted companies, financial institutions, private companies of all sizes, partnerships, high-net-worth individuals, and not-for-profit organisations, many of which operate globally.

    The Role

    This is an excellent opportunity to work directly with the experienced lead partner and corporate partner, which will cover a broad range of corporate law, in particular mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance. The focus of the role will be to handle a broad range of corporate transactions in the small to mid-cap market.

    The role also has exposure to their Impact Economy work and involves working cross-departmentally with the other impact economy teams across the firm. You can expect to get involved in advising on M&A and corporate transactions and generally involving certified B-Corps, benefit corporations, profit-for-purpose, and other commercially driven businesses which are committed to creating a positive impact on our environment and society.

    They would welcome someone who has an aspiration for Impact Economy work and will help them develop in this sector.

    The firm encourages all their lawyers to pursue their personal interests through their practice, develop management skills through supervising junior fee earners, contribute to business development and work cross-departmentally through their wide range of exceptionally strong sector groups.

    The Candidate

    The successful candidate will be a qualified UK solicitor with the ability to build, maintain and nurture relationships and a genuine interest in the work they do. They encourage questions about the business and invite you to test assumptions and propose ideas.

    The firm's benefits and wellbeing package includes firm matching pension contributions, private medical insurance plus a medical benefit cash plan, discretionary bonus arrangements, life assurance, 25 days holiday with the opportunity to buy more, subsidised gym memberships, lifestyle discount scheme, firm-wide profit sharing scheme, on-site café, and Summer in the City early-Friday-finish.

    Please do not hesitate to contact Paul Burgin on 0203 355 2262 or Paul@hunterslegal.com