Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor – NQ-2PQE

  • Location
    City of London, London
  • Contract Type
  • Posted
  • Start Date
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Expiry Date

International Law Firm Seeks Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor – NQ-2PQE

Taylor Root has been instructed to procure a highly motivated and skilled junior solicitor with 0 to 2 years of PQE to join our client, an esteemed international law firm, in their London office. This permanent position is within the Restructuring & Insolvency team, offering a unique opportunity to work on both contentious and non-contentious matters across various sectors.

Overview of Our Client:

Our client is a globally recognised law firm, known for their excellence in legal services and ranked highly in legal directories. They act for high-profile clients and are renowned for their expertise in handling complex, cross-border insolvency issues. With a strong market reputation and a commitment to providing top-tier legal advice, our client offers an exceptional environment for professional growth and development.

Role Details:

As a junior solicitor in the Restructuring & Insolvency team, you will be involved in a broad range of insolvency matters, including administrations, CVAs, receivership, liquidation, and trading claims. You will also work on fraud-related cases, directors’ duties, and both solvent and insolvent restructurings. The team handles high-profile cases such as securing the release of arrested vessels, advising on insolvency issues for major airlines, and acting in significant fraud claims. Your responsibilities will include providing ongoing support to clients, managing formal and informal insolvency procedures, and contributing to complex cross-border cases.

Key Responsibilities and Requirements:

The successful candidate;

  • Should be an upcoming (September 24) or current UK qualified lawyer with up to 2 years of PQE
  • Should have experience in both contentious and non-contentious insolvency matters, gained in a well-regarded practice.
  • Should possess excellent communication and drafting skills, strong commercial awareness, and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team.

Why Apply?

Joining our client’s team means being part of a truly global law firm with a rich history and a commitment to excellence. As a leading international law firm, our client offers a collaborative and supportive work environment. The position comes with a competitive salary above market rate, a comprehensive benefits package, and promising career development opportunities within a highly regarded Restructuring & Insolvency team.

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