Legal Vacancies

Corporate, Finance and Funds Associates - Walkers

Employment Type: Full Time
Category: Law Firms
Salary: Negotiable
Company: Walkers
Availability: Immediate

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Walkers is a leading international law firm. We provide legal, corporate and fiduciary services to global corporations, financial institutions, capital markets participants and investment fund managers. Our clients are the most innovative firms and institutions across the financial markets, and rely on us for our ability to provide solutions to their most important legal and business issues. We develop globally-minded, entrepreneurial lawyers who are experts in their field and committed to client service.

Walkers is consistently involved in all types of international and cross-border transactions and this role will involve supporting senior lawyers and partners by providing advice based on an in-depth knowledge of the legal, regulatory and commercial environment in Jersey.

We are looking for a number of Associates, both junior and senior, to join the corporate, finance and funds team.

 SCOPE AND KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide clear, concise and technically sound practical advice on a broad range of corporate and international finance law.
  • Be highly responsive to clients.
  • Assist in developing and expanding client relationships important to the Firm’s success at the same time becoming a valued resource to clients.
  • Support colleagues, senior counsel and partners on client matters.
  • Use of the global network to build the Firm resources.
  • Maintain a sustained record of revenue generation and profitability; follow recommended billing rates; manage costs appropriately; ensure personal utilization meets expectations.
  • Adhere to Firm's values and professional ethics and proactively seek resolution of conflicts.
  • Participate in the development of the practice’s know-how, share knowledge, and occasionally participate in conferences, seminars and internal training.

 

 Key Skills and Qualifications

  • Qualified commonwealth lawyer with a minimum of one year corporate, finance or funds PQE experience (gained in Jersey).
  • Jersey funds experience would be a real advantage.
  • Excellent academics.
  • Ambitious and commercially driven.
  • Solid legal skills with competent understanding of relevant market and client industries and technical knowledge of the relevant law.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work successfully in a collaborative environment, a team player.
  • Willingness to participate in Business Development and develop new initiatives.
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.
  • Jersey jurisdiction experience.
  • Ability to use legal precedents and timekeeping and billing systems.
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office applications.

For further information, contact Sarah Forbes at sarah.forbes@walkersglobal.com

To apply for the role, click https://isw.changeworknow.co.uk/walkers_global/vms/e/careers/positions/aWTCBGAwPhWPZ9gJrGYlHT


Interested..?

For more information or to apply for this job please contact:

Sarah Forbes
sarah.forbes@walkersglobal.com
Or visit - https://isw.changeworknow.co.uk/walkers_global/vms/e/careers/positions/aWTCBGAwPhWPZ9gJrGYlHT

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