Corporate Partner

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Posted 30+ days ago
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Contract Type:
Permanent
Salary:
£125,000 - 200,000
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Sector:
Private Practice
Reference Number:
CM/69572/RC
Posted:
30+ days ago
Corporate Lawyer BCL Legal are delighted to be assisting a leading accountancy practice in Birmingham with its key recruitment of a senior corporate lawyer to head up its established legal services team in Birmingham. This global Big Four practice already employees over 3500 lawyer worldwide as part of its global integrated professional services offering. This is a fantastic opportunity for a senior corporate lawyer who recognises the opportunity to develop within a multi-disciplinary practice and deliver innovative legal solutions to quality clients. Main Responsibilities: With responsibility for overseeing a team of engaged and hard working corporate lawyers and working alongside tax colleagues, this role will involve leading on transactions, building strong internal and external client relationships and developing the corporate law offering. Reporting to the Head of Tax, you will take responsibility for the delivery and development of all corporate work. Embedded within the tax team, you will provide advice and support to existing clients and be the principal point of client contact for corporate work. This is an incredibly varied and embryonic role which will see you working alongside tax specialists to provide collaborative legal advice on corporate matters to domestic and international clients. In contrast to other private practice roles you will be involved in projects from the outset as part of a multi-disciplinary team, meaning you will work much more proactively and have scope to develop entrepreneurial practices. Required Key Skills: We are seeking an experienced corporate lawyer with an aspiration to lead and grow a highly efficient legal services team as part of a multi-disciplinary practice. In particular we would like to speak to candidates with the following qualities and experience: ·Strong corporate experience to include: reorganisations, financial arrangements, entity reduction, intra-group transactions; ·An impressive track-record of being a trusted legal advisor to clients on their key legal projects ·A lawyer skilled at analysing and managing legal and commercial risk ·The ability to foster relationships with key stakeholders both on a domestic and international scale ·An ability to work alongside non-lawyers and a willingness to develop a detailed understanding of the tax business in order to identify and deliver on joined up offerings ·A keen networker with a desire to sell legal services and grow the legal and multidisciplinary propositions ·An ability to develop a strong profile in the market through networking, marketing and public speaking ·A great team player, with strong interpersonal and communication skills and supervisor who actively develops junior team member The offer The opportunity to become a senior lawyer at a Big 4 Accountancy practice and lead on the delivery of legal services within the Birmingham practice Top quality work for FTSE listed clients Autonomy, agile working and flexibility Being part of an organisation that really cares about its people and has created a strong brand built on its people-focussed values and culture Market leading salary and extremely comprehensive benefits package If you're interested in this role, please apply now or forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Chloe Matthews, or call us. If this job isn't quite right, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer. 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. For a full list of jobs you can also visit the BCL job search page. BCL Legal is an equal opportunities employer.
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Chloe Matthews
Chloe Matthews

Senior Associate: Private Practice
Birmingham

chloematthews@bcllegal.com

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