Banking Associate - Debt Capital Markets - London
Level of role Associate 2 + PQE
Division Debt Capital Markets and Corporate Banking - Finance and Projects
At Addleshaw Goddard we not only provide technical excellence and experience but, crucially, demonstrate real insight into our clients and what really matters to them. A natural choice for FTSE100 clients and for the best talent, our people fulfil their potential in an environment where they are developed and valued. We put ourselves in our clients' shoes, as part of a team of effective business people as well as efficient lawyers.
Our DCM team provides expert advice to both issuer, managers, arranger and trustee clients. On the manager/arranger side, we advise all of the main UK banks and numerous sector specific advisers on both large public listed bond issues and private placements. We also advise the firm's wider corporate and property clients as capital markets issuers
The DCM team sits within the Banking group of the Finance & Projects Division.
We are looking for an Associate with at least 2 years' experience of capital markets law, to work on a variety of capital markets matters, with the opportunity to also do some wider banking work.
Our ideal candidate will have experience in public listed and privately placed capital markets transactions (both new issuance and on-going liability management), acting for issuers, managers and trustees.
This is rapidly growing team. Our culture is non-hierarchical and collaborative. We promote agile working and are founding signatories to the Mindful Business Charter.
Knowledge, skills and experience required
You will have strong academics and have gained at least two years' experience at a City or leading national practice or an equivalent international firm.
As well as the above requirements, you will have:
► excellent academic achievement with a minimum 2:1 degree
► clear understanding of the operation and structure of a top law firm
► ability to achieve continuous improvement and development and
► active interest in business development and networking.
If you have any questions regarding this vacancy, please speak to Sophie Roscoe, Resourcing Advisor on Sophie.