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Corporate Lawyer NQ-2 PQE - Edinburgh

Corporate - Private Practice
Ref: 424 Date Posted: Monday 22 Apr 2024

Leading international law firm are looking to recruit a junior corporate lawyer to their award-winning corporate team in Scotland- this role can be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow. The firm are looking for a lawyer at NQ to 2 years PQE level and with experience ideally in corporate M&A work- Experience in corporate finance and private equity would be beneficial but not essential.

Role Profile:

The corporate team are "Tier 1" in Scotland with one of the  largest teams of corporate lawyers in Scotland, based in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. The Corporate lawyers work with clients across a broad range of sectors advising on mergers, acquisitions, disposals, IPOs, secondary fundraisings, takeovers, buy-ins and buyouts, joint ventures and investments. The Corporate team specialises in the following areas:

  • M&A (private company, cross border and public takeovers)
  • Corporate Finance (equity capital markets and listed company advisory work)
  • Private Equity
  • Joint Ventures
  • Corporate Governance
  • The team also regularly advise on cross border work and recently have undertaken deals in the United States of America, Germany, Holland, South Africa, Poland, France, Spain, Sweden, Turkey and Italy
  • Strong sector focus in Advance Manufacturing & Technology, Energy, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Real Estate, Retail and Leisure and Insurance and Financial Services

Candidate Requirements:

  • NQ- 2 years PQE.
  • Demonstratable experience in transactional corporate law (at least a 6 month seat)
  • Commercially-aware. 
  • Team player and strong business developer. 

On Offer:

A highly competitive salary and benefits package.

To Apply:

For a confidential discussion about this position, to request the full job description or to apply, please contact:

David Thomson, Director

Edinburgh: 0131 450 7164

Glasgow: 0141 244 0260

Email: david@thomsonlrc.com