Charles Russell Speechlys

Charles Russell Speechlys is a law firm headquartered in London with offices in the UK, Europe and the Middle East.

We have an unusually broad range of skills and experience across the full spectrum of business and personal needs. This gives us a wider perspective, clear insight and a strongly commercial long-term view. We use this approach to secure the growth of our clients as they move confidently into the future.

It has made us a leader in the world of dynamic growth and family businesses, and among the world’s leading creators and owners of private wealth and their families. Major corporates and institutions find our more considered and personal approach a refreshing alternative to conventional business law firms.

Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Jan 06, 2018
Contract
Construction, Engineering and Projects Associate - 12 Month FTC - 2-5 PQE We have a fantastic opportunity for a Construction, Engineering and Projects Associate to join our team on a 12 month fixed-term contract, based in London. The role will suit someone who has excellent people skills who is looking to develop their career within a friendly collegiate team that is widely recognised for its expertise in this area. The role will mainly focus on transactional construction related work, involving all forms of negotiating construction documents as well as agreements for lease, sale and purchase agreements and development management agreements.
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Jan 05, 2018
Full time
Corporate Tax Associate We have an excellent opportunity in our Corporate Tax group who are looking to recruit an Associate at the 3-5 PQE level of experience. This is a generalist corporate tax role. The Corporate Tax group acts for a wide range of clients that include public/private companies, financial institutions, set ups, operating both in the UK and internationally, as well as advising private wealth individuals, entrepreneurs and charities. The work mix is broad covering corporate, real estate and finance transactions, investment funds tax, share schemes, employment incentives and remuneration planning.
Charles Russell Speechlys Guildford, United Kingdom
Nov 20, 2017
Full time
Job description Real Estate Associate - The Role We have a fantastic opportunity for a Real Estate Associate to join our team. The role will suit someone who has excellent people skills and who is looking to develop their career within a friendly collegiate team that is widely recognised for its expertise in this area.     The role will focus on all aspects of commercial property including investment and development transactions with a specific focus on healthcare, retail and leisure and corporate occupier.     Responsibilities Provide legal advice to clients in a succinct, practical and persuasive manner Manage a substantial and varied workload efficiently and cost effectively with supervision, appropriate to level of expertise Draft accurately and logically, making appropriate use of precedents Apply a commercial approach to research and evaluate relevance and accuracy in delivery of advice Support Partners in client marketing and business development activities to develop the department’s client base and network of referrers and contacts Contribute to divisional knowledge and know-how initiatives     Personal Specification The ideal candidate must: Be confident to work autonomously and as part of a team Demonstrate excellent time management skills Be organised and capable of running a significant number of files and work matters simultaneously Have the ability to develop effective working relations at all level. Be confident in both verbal and written communication with a diverse range of clients Have a flexible approach and willing to go the extra mile  
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Nov 15, 2017
Full time
Senior Compliance and Risk Associate The Firm’s Compliance & Risk team is based in London and is responsible for dealing with all client due diligence (CDD) and conflicts queries for the Firm (including foreign offices). The team currently consists of eleven team members: one Compliance & Risk Associate, three Senior Analysts, five Analysts and one Administrator. There is also a Compliance Partner who is the Money Laundering Reporting Officer (MLRO). The team works alongside the General Counsel and the partner responsible for managing complaints and claims. The role has a strong anti-money laundering (AML) focus but it also includes providing advice on a range of other risk management issues which affect the business. The successful candidate will work closely with the Compliance Partner and will be responsible for supervising and training the Senior Analysts. The role is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to gain more experience with the legal aspects of risk management.
Charles Russell Speechlys Guildford, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Full time
Construction, Engineering and Projects Associate 2-5 PQE (Guildford) We are looking to recruit an Associate at 2 - 5 PQE for our Construction, Engineering and Projects team in the Guildford office. The role is a permanent opportunity on a full time basis.
Charles Russell Speechlys Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Full time
Paralegal Real Estate, Cheltenham
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Contract
Secretary - Construction, Engineering and Projects We are looking to recruit a Secretary on a 6 month fixed term contract to join our Construction, Engineering and Projects Group. The role will involve prodivding secretarial support to a number of fee earners.
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Contract
Private Property Secretary We are looking to hire two Private Property Secretaries for a 6 month FTC to join our Private Property Group within our Private Client Division.  The role will involve supporting up to 5 fee earners.
Charles Russell Speechlys Guildford, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Full time
Legal Secretary - Guildford Office We have a variety of contracts on offer on a permanent or fixed term basis, with full and part time opportunities available.
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Full time
Private Property Associate Our Private Property Group is looking to look a 2-3 PQE Private Property Associate (residential conveyancing).
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Part time
Knowledge Development Lawyer We are looking to hire a Knowledge Development Lawyer to work in our Tax, Trusts and Succession team.  The role is for 3 days a week to provide support to the practice group. The role reports to the Director of Knowledge, Learning and Development.
Charles Russell Speechlys London, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Full time
Family Associate The role of the Family Law Associate is to work in the Family Group within our Private Client Division.  The role will suit someone who has excellent people skills and who is looking to develop their career within a friendly collegiate team that is widely recognised for its expertise in this area. The role will ideally suit someone who is 3-5 PQE.
Charles Russell Speechlys Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Oct 20, 2017
Full time
Associate - Corporate We are currently recruiting for a 2-4 PQE Associate to join our Corporate Group based in Cheltenham. The successful candidate will provide key support within the team on a variety of corporate transactions, including public and private M&A, IPOs, offers of securities, private equity and other third party investment into private companies and joint ventures
Charles Russell Speechlys Guildford, United Kingdom
Oct 02, 2017
Full time
We are seeking a legal Secretary with experience working for a residential conveyancing team. The role will be full time and based in our Guildford office.