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US Law Firm – Restructuring 1-3PQE

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My client a leading US Law Firm in London are looking for an ambitious junior restructuring associate. In an international market this firm offers bespoke advice on a range of cross-border restructurings and insolvencies.

The Role

The firm regularly advise on some of the largest transactions in the market and have won several awards for being leaders in the field. The practice is known for offering their associates the highest quality work and are known for their role advising on several high-profile insolvencies. They act for a diverse range of clients including banks, bondholders, insolvency practitioners, hedge funds and sponsors. Bankside mandates have been this firm’s historic area of focus. However, acting for funds and sponsors is becoming an ever-increasing part of their strategy. As a result, all junior associates enjoy a broad mix of work advising on headline work outs and administrations.

The team is relatively small and so junior associates will gain exposure to the high-end mechanics of every transaction, as well as enjoying high levels of direct client contact. Whilst the team is relatively small it enjoys many benefits you would associate with a larger firm. Associates enjoy access to excellent training and secondment opportunities. This role would therefore suit a candidate who looking to develop into a well-rounded restructuring lawyer whilst enjoying the support of an established team. Cravath salaries.

The Requirements

  • You will have a strong commitment to the restructuring sector.
  • You will have strong academics with a minimum 2.1 (or equivalent) from a top university.
  • You will be between 1-3PQE. Although the firm will consider candidates outside this PQE range if they can demonstrate the necessary competencies.
  • The firm are open to candidates from multiple jurisdictions including England & Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand.
  • They will also consider candidates from regional firms who can demonstrate the necessary commitment and desire to move to London.

To learn more about this unique opportunity please contact James Berry at jamesberry@ajaxlegal.com.

Job Summary

Reference – AJX1650

Location: London
Specialism: Banking & Finance, Restructuring
Experience: 1 PQE, 2 PQE, 3 PQE

Contact

James Berry
T: 
07377 813 922
E: jamesberry@ajaxlegal.com

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