Corporate Solicitor, London - We are currently acting on behalf of a highly regarded Legal 500 London law firm and are actively seeking an experienced corporate solicitor to head up their successful corporate commercial department. Salaried partnership is on offer with this head of corporate solicitor position.
The successful corporate solicitor must have experience of dealing with all aspects of corporate and commercial matters, including but not limited to Mergers, acquisitions and share sales, management Buy Outs and Buy Ins, private equity transactions and investments, Corporate Finance and Banking Law Business startup and growth, and commercial contracts. As head of corporate you will have previous managerial experience and will have taken an active role in marketing and business development throughout your career.
You will be an ambitious solicitor who is has at least 5 years' experience working within a corporate/commercial environment and will be looking to make that next big step in your career. This is a rare opportunity for an experienced corporate solicitor to join a well-established and forward-thinking law firm as head of corporate.
This is a exciting new position to become head of a successful corporate department where to be considered a client following is NOT required. As the current head of corporate is at retirement age and looking to take a backseat there is plenty of high net worth work to be had.
As corporate solicitor and head of dept you will be supported by a trainee and paralegal on your own cases. You will be required to not only manage and develop the department but also lead, inspire and motivate your all team,including the corporate solicitors. You will be given support and guidance from other partners but at the end of the day you will have complete autonomy to make this corporate department your own.
Salary is negotiable but up to £75,000 dependent upon experience. Excellent bonus/commission structure is in place together with an excellent benefits package.