R&I Solicitor (Special Situations)

  • Location
    City of London, London
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Posted
  • Start Date
    ASAP
  • Industry
    Law firm
  • Expiry Date
    2024-04-26

Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor (Special Situations) – 3-6 PQE

Our client, an elite US law firm, is seeking a talented Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor with expertise in Special Situations Financing to join their London Finance team on a permanent basis.

The Firm

Our client is a global law firm with lawyers and advisors dedicated to serving clients and communities worldwide. With multiple offices spanning the globe, their reputation for excellence precedes them. Renowned for market-leading practices, including complex transactions, high-stakes litigation, and regulatory matters, our client is committed to fostering diversity and inclusivity in the workplace. Join a firm where your talents are valued, and your career is nurtured.

The Role

As a Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor within our client’s London Finance team, you’ll play a pivotal role in handling complex restructuring transactions. Your responsibilities will include managing the analysis and documentation of finance aspects, specialising in special situations transactions and distressed investments. Utilising your strong client and project management skills to serve sophisticated financial institution clients, such as investment funds and institutional lenders. Join a multidisciplinary team at the forefront of innovative transactions, advising clients on financings, acquisitions, and restructurings across the UK and EMEA.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • England & Wales qualified Finance lawyer with 4-6 years PQE.
  • Proven experience in managing complex restructuring transactions.
  • Expertise in special situations transactions and distressed investments.
  • Strong client and project management skills.
  • Prior experience with liability exercises and debt reviews.

Why Apply?

Our client is a US law firm that offers remuneration that sits at the very top of the market as well as a comprehensive benefits package. Whilst demands and expectations in this role will of course be high, this firm still offer a strong flexible working policy and has a good reputation for their culture in the London office,

This is a unique opportunity to join one of the most highly regarded Special Situations teams in London, please apply now if you wish to be considered.


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