Our international client is searching for a Legal Counsel to join their specialist team based in London.
Our client is looking for innovative lawyers who can work closely with the business and other legal stakeholders in a fast paced, busy environment. The team handles a variety of matters relating to commercial, property and finance law.
The position will primarily consist of providing legal support throughout the group on commercial contracts and agreements, property, asset management and operational matters for the UK and Canada. Reporting into the Senior Commercial Counsel, you shall assist with the management of the UK legal team, providing supervisory support to ensure the smooth operation of the UK function.
The successful candidate will have proven commercial contracts, property and finance experience, have the ability to draft, review and advise on a wide range of legal matters in a fast paced environment and be able to communicate throughout the group to all levels. Ideally candidates will have trained at a top private practice firm and will also have In-house experience via a secondment. Alternatively, candidates will have been in a similar environment In-house.
Our client envisages that candidates with 2 - 6 years PQE will have the relevant skills/knowledge for this position, however this has been given as an approximate guide for applicants and our client is happy to consider the applications of candidates who fall outside of this PQE range but who have the relevant experience.
For more information on this great in-house opportunity please contact Simon Campbell at Newton Shaw. If this position isn't for you but you know someone who could be suitable then please let us know. We offer a reward fee of £250 for any successful referrals. For full details please see our website.