Solicitor - Corporate & Commercial 2+ PQE - London

  • Capsticks
  • London, UK
  • Oct 03, 2018
Full time Commercial Corporate

Job Description

Role: Solicitor 2 years + PQE
Department: Corporate/Commercial
Location: London or Birmingham
Term: Permanent
The practice
Capsticks is a leading provider of legal services to the health, social care and housing sectors, as well as in the field of professional discipline. The firm has a turnover of c£38m and over 400 staff - including more than 250 fee earners - across its 4 offices in London, Birmingham, Leeds and Winchester and acts for a wide range of long standing clients in both the public and private sector including all forms of NHS organisations, governmental and regulatory bodies, medical technology companies, independent healthcare providers, registered providers, insurers, defence organisations, charities and GP practices.
Further details about the firm and the type of work carried out can be found on our website at www.capsticks.com
The role
New technology and new services relating to that technology are driving significant change in the healthcare sector and we are now seeking a lawyer to join our new Medical Technology Group. The group is headed up by Stephen Tainsh and the role will involve working alongside him undertaking a range of transactions for predominantly private sector clients including mergers and acquisitions, collaborations and joint ventures, innovative financing models, the supply of devices and consumables and the supply of software, consultancy and data analysis services.
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a driven and dynamic market leading firm and the successful candidates is likely to have:
 a Corporate, Commercial and/or Finance legal background;
 significant experience of working with a range of private sector clients (healthcare is not essential/required);
 a genuine interest in growing business from existing clients as well as targeting and attracting new clients; and
 good interpersonal skills and be able to demonstrate at interview that he or she is commercially minded, highly organised and able to work effectively in teams.
Capsticks is committed to recruiting the best people to maintain its status as legal adviser of choice and there are good opportunities for career advancement for able candidates.
If you are ready for a new and exciting challenge then please contact Sally Ward, HR Manager, on 020 8780 4800 or sally.ward@capsticks.com for further information. Alternatively, please apply by sending your covering letter and CV via the vacancies section on our website at www.capsticks.com.
Capsticks is an equal opportunities employer
Capsticks is committed to providing equal opportunities for all and to encouraging diversity through recruitment. Applications are welcome from all sections of the community and decisions to progress will be made with reference to entirely objective criteria only