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AJ Chambers is delighted to be working with the rapidly growing legal department within a Big 4 global accounting network. They are seeking a driven and well-versed corporate lawyer with cross border financial services experience to join the multi-disciplinary team as a manager. The team are always seeking to innovate and modernize their approach to legal technology and client focused solutions, so strong technical and personal skills with ambitions to develop are essential.

The Candidate

  • 3-8 Years PQE;
  • General experience and understanding of cross border and domestic M&A, equity investments, joint ventures, equity incentive arrangements, and/or corporate restructuring;
  • Strong technical knowledge of English corporate and contract law;
  • Able to understand the legal solution within the wider commercial picture;
  • Entrepreneurial, motivated and excited by the opportunity to provide legal services in a global, innovative and technologically advanced environment;
  • A driven and proactive team player who enjoys working with people from different backgrounds and disciplines.

The Role

  • Providing of corporate legal advice on a broad range of client solutions spanning transactions and reorganisations (among a variety of other areas);
  • Building lasting relationships with colleagues and clients alike with providing multi-disciplinary advice;
  • Management of projects throughout the full process.
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