Corporate Solicitor

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Financial Services Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Steve Barham

A leading firm who have a significant Corporate team led by two partners who are recognised as leading individuals in their fields. The firm is a rising star within the region and has a modern culture, with clean bright offices and engaged staff. Fee earns at the firm take a partnership approach to their client relationships and they aim to understand Client's business at least as well as they do.

About you

  • A qualified solicitor with at least 5 years PQE
  • Proactive and entrepreneurial
  • You will be a team player, have a strong work ethic and a commercial, client-focused approach to the delivery of exceptional service, with excellent communication skills.
  • Previous experience of M&A, funding documents and share buybacks
  • A commercial approach adding value through pragmatic, simple and clear legal advice
  • The successful candidate will demonstrate a willingness to develop and carry out business development on their own, within the team's overall plan.
  • Whilst the team works collaboratively in both legal work and value-added services to clients,
  • The successful candidate will be involved in all aspects of commercial work and will have plenty of direct client contact.

About the role

  • Mergers and acquisition work
  • Shareholders agreements
  • Partnership agreements
  • Share reconstructions, demergers, share buy backs etc
  • LLP members agreements
  • Loan and funding documents,
  • Subscription agreements and funding documents
  • Share options and employee incentive schemes
  • Some limited banking work
  • You will be a team player and be able to assist with the successful development of the Firm and the Team in line with the Firm's strategy.

About the organisation

  • The organisation is one of the most forward thinking and modern firms
  • There values are centered around being passionate about exceptional service delivery, being energised by the challenge to perform at our very best for our clients and our colleagues and being committed to learning new skills and developing our capabilities. Proactively seeking out and seizing opportunities to make a difference to our clients and our business, no matter what level we are at and no matter what role we perform

The is a great opportunity to join a firm who have grown through acquisitions and are changing the relationship of legal services from transactions to partnership. You will be a team player and be able to assist with the successful development of the Firm and the Team in line with the Firm's strategy.

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