Job Title: Structured Finance Associate, Magic Circle Law Firm, London
Are you highly motivated lawyer who combines good academic credentials with practical Structured Finance or capital markets practice experience? A Magic Circle Law firm in London who focuses on advising the world’s leading companies, financial institutions and governments has a NEW requirement for a Structured Finance Group Associate (2+PQE) in their London office.
Qualified lawyer trained at a top tier law firm – (2+PQE MIN )
Ideally trained in or across capital markets, banking, derivatives, insolvency and securitisation practices
Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment but still remains a very detail oriented and organised person with a high drive to succeed along with good business judgment
Comfortable and up for the challenge to work on innovative, complex, and high-profile transactions across the UK and Europe
You will need a sophisticated understanding of legal concepts and the ability to apply these to transactions in a pragmatic fashion
Have exceptional drafting skills and a willingness to accept the challenge of drafting beyond precedents
The ability to understand the commercial objectives and legal constraints to review and negotiate complex documents with common sense to achieve client aims
Have a very strong academic qualification which has led to a successful career path to date having gained experience in a top tier leading law firm
Drafting, reviewing and amending documentation while providing strategic advice and guidance to clients on all aspects of pensions law and practice
Ideally have experience in Structured Finance law
Able to maintain a polite and professional demeanour when dealing with clients
A strong presence with a key networking and organisational skills,
Ability to communicate assertively when under pressure and ability to influence using appropriate techniques.