Lawyer - Banking & Finance

PRIME Global Talent

Work for one of the top 25 law firms in the world which is recognised as one of the world's most innovative law firms.

  • Market leading work for premium clients
  • Access to a global platform
  • Support for working parents including emergency childcare
Our client is a global elite firm for the next century. Recognised as one of the world’s most innovative law firms, they offer a different perspective to commercial thinking and the client experience. They work with clients to help them understand local challenges, navigate through regional complexity, and to find commercial solutions that deliver a competitive advantage for their clients. Always pushing the boundaries of what can be achieved, they are reshaping the legal market and challenging their clients to think differently about what a law firm can be.
 
They are currently seeking an experienced Banking & Finance Lawyer. You will be responsible for varied, challenging and complex legal work which often sets the pace in the market. In this role you will perform primarily advisory work. 
 
About the team:

The Banking & Finance team advise on a full range of financial products. They bring outstanding teamwork and in-depth knowledge to every transaction and work closely with each other and other colleagues around the firm. Their clients range from major financial and government institutions, investment banks, financial advisors and regulators, to industry groups, financiers and corporations. The workload provides great learning and development opportunities.
 
Requirements:
  • Recognised experience gained in a similar environment (min. 3 years' PAE), and enjoy working as part of a committed team
  • A background or strong interest in Financial Regulation 
  • Excellent analytical, communication and research skills - to deliver prompt and commercially astute advice
  • Strong commitment to client service and well-developed relationship management ability - you will play a key role in supporting and actively developing relationships with clients
  • Team focus - to mentor junior colleagues and ensure the effective utilisation of the group
  • Enthusiasm to be involved in business development activities - presenting at industry related programs and managing strategic relationships and networks
  • First rate experience of drafting documents (including agreements, contracts, deeds, court documents etc).

What’s on offer:

Our client strives to create a positive, stimulating and diverse work environment - one that is based on teamwork, learning, open communication and knowledge sharing. You will have great mentoring from Partners and work in a friendly environment. They have initiatives in place that ensure that the firm's culture is welcoming and supportive, and they offer exceptional training opportunities, mentoring programs and other benefits.
  • Market leading work for premium clients
  • Support for working parents including emergency childcare
  • Corporate gym memberships, flu vaccinations, skin checks, discounts on health, general insurance and other products and services
  • Swap pay for leave and Time in Lieu
  • Mobility around their network when opportunities arise
 

If you are interested in hearing more about this fantastic opportunity please APPLY today!