Associate (3+ PAE) - Corporate M&A - London


US law firm seeking an experienced corporate M&A associate for their busy London office.

  • Elite international corporate team
  • Excellent remuneration
  • Major US law firm
Corporate M&A Team
This firm’s M&A team are internationally renowned as an elite corporate practice and regularly advise on multi-billion pound transactions.
The team advise public & private companies in the UK and beyond on the full gamut of corporate law matters, including M&A, private equity, fund raisings, cross-border transactions and related corporate finance matters.
Position Description
Due to growth of practice and a steady pipeline of upcoming transactions, the corporate team at this major US firm are keen to add an experienced corporate associate to their London team.
You will work closely with partners and other senior lawyers on a range of corporate transactions (often with a PE/ECM focus) for a blue-chip client base.
The team have advised on some of the world’s most high profile mergers & acquisitions across multiple markets, and have a deserved reputation as a heavyweight practice.
The ideal candidate will be an associate at a leading UK or US law firm, with a minimum of 3 years’ PQE (qualified from 2016 onwards). Previous exposure to private equity and capital markets transactions will be valued highly.  
In addition, you will have:
  • excellent academics (2:1 minimum from a leading university);
  • excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail;
  • an entrepreneurial attitude with a willingness to take ownership of a challenging workload;
  • superb drafting and technical skills; and
  • an ability to develop and maintain client relationships.  

For further information, please contact Glenn Johnston on +44 (0)7936 744 417 or forward your CV and transcripts to