Corporate Law, 2-5 yrs PQE, Exeter

  • Michelmores
  • Exeter, United Kingdom
  • May 13, 2017
Full time Corporate

Job Description

Corporate Solicitor (2-5 PQE)

     

As a leading law firm, Michelmores provides proactive, responsive and quality legal guidance across a comprehensive range of services. With our headquarters in Exeter, and offices in London and Bristol, we advise clients across the UK and internationally.

Our open and collegiate culture is recognised as strength by both clients and employees. We are proud of our culture, which has helped to foster a dynamic law firm. Our collegiate style allows us to work well as a team and towards our common aim of delivering exceptional client service.

Our Corporate team boasts several highly-rated Lawyers and is consistently ranked in the Top Tier for corporate finance in the South West in the Legal 500 and Chambers Guides to the legal profession. The team was recognised as ‘Corporate Law Firm of the Year' at the 2012 Business Insider Dealmakers Awards, from a peer group of the leading firms in Bristol. The team acts for a number of well-known clients advising on MBOs, mergers and acquisitions, MBIs, restructuring and private equity. Our team has an opportunity for an experienced Corporate Solicitor 2-5 PQE to join in either our Bristol or Exeter office.

Experience Required: 

You will have experience of working in a corporate team, ideally with some knowledge of renewables and financial services.

You will be able to build effective and positive client relationships quickly and fully embrace the importance of client service.

The Candidate: 

  • Strong interpersonal skills; effective communicator at all levels (written and verbal).
  • A commercial, pro-active and professional approach to work.
  • Excellent organisational skills, demonstrable examples of multi-tasking and an ability to juggle competing priorities.
  • Must interact well with others in a sensitive and effective way - a team player.
  • Must be self-motivated, committed to working towards goals with strong enthusiasm and career commitment.
  • Understand the importance of confidentiality and use of discretion.
  • Possess the ability to cope well under pressure.
  • Must be flexible, successfully adapting to changing demands and conditions.
  • Demonstrate self-confidence, initiative, and be an innovative thinker.

This is a great opportunity to join a progressive and forward thinking Firm where clients recommend us because of the quality of our people and the depth of experience across the whole team. This experience gives real weight at the commercial pressure points of a deal, and has resulted in a reputation in the market for getting deals done.  

*No agencies please – any agency assistance will be via invitation only. Please note any speculative candidates submitted via agencies without invitation will not be considered as represented by that agent.

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

Michelmores LLP is an Equal Opportunities Employer

We do not discriminate on grounds of race, gender, marital status, age, religion, colour, nationality, ethnic origin, disability or sexual orientation in the selection, recruitment and treatment of our staff.

View our Diversity and Equality page for more information.

     

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