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Restructuring and Insolvency Solicitor

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Location:
Leeds and West Yorkshire
Salary:
£39,000.00 - 60,000.00
Sector:
Private Practice
Posted:
Contract Type:
Permanent role
Reference Number:
JLAW/68170

Description

Restructuring and Insolvency Solicitor

This insolvency team is one of the largest in Leeds, but within a friendly entrepreneurial firm in the mid market, tier 2 ranked for this practice area. They are going from strength to strength and looking to recruit further lawyers to the team.

More on the firm and the team

- 4 partner team offering the full range of contentious and non-contentious insolvency and restructuring services, including personal insolvency
- Known for being business minded but down to earth and plain speaking
- A friendly collegiate place to work, where having a life outside work is actively encouraged

The role

- Acting for insolvency practitioners, LPA receivers, directors, private equity providers, banks, asset based lenders, shareholders, creditors and other financial stakeholders
- Dealing with all matters associated with restructurings including sale agreements, property issues, refinancings, disposal of assets
- Investigations into the conduct of comapnies and directors
- Drafting Company Voluntary Arrangements
- Defending director disqualification proceedings

Who are they looking for?

- 2 solicitors to join the growing team
- They recruited earlier this year but due to increasing client needs, they are ready to hire again
- You will either be a newly qualified or soon to qualify solicitor with at least 6 months relevant experience in contentious and/or non-contentious insolvency and restructuring
- Or you will have a number of years' PQE under your belt already in contentious and non-contentious and looking to join a team that's really making waves in the market
- Ideally they will recruit one more junior and one more experienced solicitor for these roles, as that would suit the needs of the team as it further expands

What's on offer?

- A really strong salary and benefits package, slightly lower than top tier but with considerably lower demands
- A cohesive team that gets on well together, and works well together to achieve their aims
- A fully grown up approach to flexible working
- An entrepreneurial approach to business where everyone's contribution is recognised

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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