Job Title: Banking Lawyer - Leveraged Finance, Sydney
Our client, an international law firm, requires a Banking Lawyer – Leveraged Finance, with 2-5 years PQE in banking and finance transactions to join their Sydney office . You will work primarily with the Head of Banking in Australia and as part of the broader Australian Finance practice. Their Finance team focuses on acquisition and leveraged financing, fund financing and corporate finance. This includes providing advice on new money deals, refinancing’s and restructurings for borrowers, sponsors, banks and non-traditional lenders across various industries and sectors.
You will be based in Sydney, but required to work collaboratively across their Australian offices as well as with colleagues in the Asia Pacific region and globally.
Qualified Lawyer with 2 to 5 years’ PQE in Banking and Finance
Solid technical skills
A good working knowledge of the banking and finance industry in Australia as well as the corresponding statutory and regulatory frameworks
Excellent communication and drafting skills, attention to detail and the ability to identify and solve issues quickly are a must
Understand client issues and the ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships will also be key attributes
Previous experience at a top tier Australian and/or international law firm based in London, New York, Hong Kong or Singapore will be highly regarded.