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June 20, 2024

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Senior Private Client Associate

Central London

£90,000 - 100,000

Senior Private Client Associate| 4-6 PQE+ Top 100, Legal 500 firm| London | £90,000 - £100,000

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York and North Yorkshire

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Leverage Finance & Private Credit Associate

Greater London


This quintessentially Wall Street law firm are looking for a 5-7PQE Leverage Finance and Private Credit associate to join their modest and tight knit team in London. This is a growing team that will allow you the opportunity to gain a high level of exposure with the support of some key plays in this area. The team acts for acts for an impressive list of private credit funds, banks, private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers.

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Commercial Litigation Solicitor

Cayman Islands


Commercial litigation role with global law firm.

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