BCL Legal Recruitment
0845 241 0933

Banking Solicitor/Associate

Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
£40,000.00 - 55,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Archived
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLAW/64526

Description

Banking Solicitor

This ever-popular second tier national in Leeds has an opening for a junior banking solicitor.

The Team and the Firm

- Team acts for a wide range of clients such as major banks, private equity houses, major corporates, alternative lenders, and real estate developers and investors
- Main thrust of the work is acquisition finance, leveraged buyouts, asset based lending, general corporate lending and real estate finance transactions
- The team is growing quite quickly and has a strong track record of nurturing new recruits through their career, especially in the case of retrain candidates
- The firm is very well liked in Leeds and has the enviable reputation for having the lowest turnover in fee earning staff of any firm in Leeds, by some margin.

What's on offer?

- The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop existing client relationships with appropriate support, in order to develop their career.
- This is a genuine opportunity to be part of a rapidly growing team where there are no barriers to promotion.

Who are they looking for?

- Either an NQ solicitor with a keen desire to specialise in banking law or a more experienced banking solicitor looking for a career move
- NQs should ideally have a banking seat, or if not, strong exposure to corporate work and a demonstrable interest in banking
- More experienced lawyers should be approaching the stage where they are ready to start leading on transactions and are keen to forge ahead with their career.
- Whatever your level, you will have a strong teamwork ethic, polished client skills, an outgoing personality and a 'can-do' attitude to work.

If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us.
If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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