Corporate Solicitor, NQ-2 PQE, Newcastle – An excellent opportunity for a corporate solicitor in an award winning, Legal 500 firm. Call us now on 0113 320 0575.
JOB TITLE: Corporate Solicitor
PQE REQUIRED: NQ-2 years
As a corporate solicitor you will be working on a busy caseload consisting of the full spectrum of corporate law work. The firm boasts one of the North East’s leading corporate teams that has a client base that spans several different sectors. You can expect to be working on mergers and acquisitions, share transfers and private equity amongst other matters. You will be encouraged to carry out your own business development work and build and maintain a strong network of corporate clients.
This is an excellent opportunity for corporate solicitors anywhere within their first two years after qualification. NQ candidates must have undertaken at least one corporate training contract seat whilst more qualified solicitors must have a strong track record in handling a corporate law caseload. A strong academic background is a must as is the intuition to manage a busy caseload. We expect candidates to show a demonstrable flair for negotiation and commercial awareness and be proficient at building strong working relationships with both clients and colleagues.
This Legal 500 firm boasts a client base that spans the country and receives consistent external recognition for being a leader in its field. Not only are its employees dedicated to providing a level of client service that is second to none, they also take corporate and social responsibility incredibly seriously and as such are involved in several local charities and initiatives. As an employer they are dedicated to creating a working environment where talented and hard working legal professionals can genuinely thrive.
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