This regional firm has an incredibly strong presence in Sussex with their client spanning the entire South East. Their clients are national but the firm has maintained their regional culture which is hard to find at practices of this size.
Joining an already established and growing co/co department, you'll have exposure to a broad scope of both commercial and corporate matters where caseload can be tailored to your skillset and particular interests.
The firm pride themselves on their office culture and commitment to work life balance whilst offering highly competitive salaries and progression opportunities. They have a growing number of home-grown Partners that started at the firm as trainee's, it is this level of investment that makes them stand out.
They invest heavily in their workforce and are very progressive, their learning and development programme is widely respected in the legal sector and has been recognised by several industry awards.
They now have an array of offices regionally with ambitious plans to continue to grow further across the South East. The firm has a strong reputation across several industry sectors, clients range from private individuals and owner-managed businesses to multinational corporations, public companies, universities, professional partnerships, banks and financial institutions.
The firm are seeking to hire an ambitious Commercial Corporate Solicitor to join their growing regional team where you can be based anywhere in Sussex.
Joining a busy co/co department, you will be working closely with 3 well known Partners in handling a range of both commercial and corporate matters including purchase and sale of businesses, mergers, acquisitions, commercial contracts including joint venture agreements, shareholder agreements and terms of business.
You'll be working with clients including owner managed businesses in the SME sector up to £10m turnover as well as some larger organisations. The firm have an ever increasing loyal client base so you'll have a wide exposure across both the technology and blockchain sectors for example.
In addition to having hands on exposure to matters, you'll also play an active part in developing clients and marketing to bring in new work, therefore a keen networker would be ideal.
- You will be a Commercial Corporate Solicitor 1yr PQE, ideally with experience across both commercial and corporate law, there is no upper limit in terms of PQE and your caseload will be tailored to both your seniority level and previous experience
- Previous M&A experience is highly desirable although not essential
- Commercially minded with excellent communication skills
Whats on offer?
- An above market rate salary with a comprehensive benefits package
- Legal 500 firm with ambitious growth plans for the co/co team
- Hybrid/remote working, you can be based anywhere in Sussex
- Clear career progression opportunities
This is a stand out opportunity for a Commercial Corporate Solicitor to join this dynamic, award-winning, legal 500 firm based in Sussex.
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