Senior Associate Corporate Lawyer

Location High Wycombe
Job-type Permanent
Salary £60000 - £75000
Reference 18498_1718085604

A dynamic and forward-thinking full-service law firm in South Buckinghamshire is looking for an experienced Corporate Solicitor to join the team.

Senior Associate - Corporate Lawyer Role:

The successful Senior Associate - Corporate Lawyer will join a vibrant Corporate and Commercial department, handling a diverse range of corporate work, including mergers and acquisitions (M&A), joint ventures (JVs), restructures, private equity, and venture capital. Senior Associate - Corporate Lawyer will work closely with the Partner in Charge, managing their own caseload while having exposure to partner-led transactions.

Senior Associate - Corporate Lawyer - Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage a variety of corporate transactions including M&A, JVs, restructures, private equity, and venture capital.
  • Collaborate with the Partner in Charge, balancing independent case management with support on partner-led projects.
  • Meet and exceed billing targets, ensuring all fee-earning work is completed accurately and in line with firm's quality and risk management procedures.
  • Develop new client relationships and maintain existing ones, actively seeking business development opportunities.
  • Travel to other offices and client sites as required.

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Qualified Corporate Lawyer with 4-7 years PQE.
  • Extensive experience in corporate law, particularly in M&A, JVs, restructures, private equity, and venture capital.
  • Strong technical skills and commercial awareness.
  • Proven ability to handle demanding clients and fast-paced work environments.
  • Excellent negotiation skills and attention to detail.
  • Competence in client service, financial performance, technical ability, and business development.
  • Proficiency in modern legal practice IT skills and fee recording administration.

In Return:

  • £60,000-£75,000 (based on PQE).
  • Competitive annual leave
  • Healthcare
  • Life Assurance
  • Pension
  • Eyecare Vouchers
  • Wellbeing programmes

If you are an Senior Associate - Corporate Lawyer considering your career opportunities, then please contact Matthew Markham at Brandon James.


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