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Corporate Solicitor

Corporate Solicitor

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Newcastle and Tyneside
Private Practice
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Permanent role
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Corporate Solicitor, Newcastle

This regional commercial firm based in Newcastle is looking to hire an ambitious corporate solicitor associate to join its highly successful North East firm. The firm prides itself on passion and professionalism and boasts the largest corporate team in the North East, having been ranked by Experian as the most active North East legal advisers of 2016.

The corporate team demonstrates a passion and commitment that means that its clients also rely on its strategic and commercial advice, treating them as trusted business consultants, not just lawyers. The team specialises in a variety of areas including; company law and compliance, accessing finance, distressed business and acquisitions, MBOs and MBIs, joint ventures, company flotations, shareholder options, issues and incentives and spin-outs.

The ideal candidate will have experience dealing a range of corporate finance transactions and a spread of work ranging from working with early stage businesses and start up arrangements through to major fundraising, IPO and merger and acquisition work. All candidates should have experience in one or more of the following areas; working with SMEs, owner managed businesses and large corporates, M&As, shareholder agreements and listed company transactions and IPOs.

The successful candidate will demonstrate an interest in this area of law based experience of dealing with corporate finance transactions, be a proactive, self starter, with a strong technical ability, a committed and strong work ethic, exceptional client service, a problem solver and a strong and capable team player. Excellent people communication and client management skills alongside an interest in business development and good commercial awareness are advantageous.

In return you will be given the opportunity to work in a collaborative team with a competitive salary and benefits package.

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