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Corporate Solicitor

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Corporate Senior/Managing Solicitor - Private Equity

About the Company

This company is one of the fastest-growing law firms in the UK, with a significant regional and national presence. They work with leading brands and individuals across six key sectors: Private Equity, Retail & Consumer, Energy & Infrastructure, Islamic Finance, Developers and Private Wealth. They have a proven track record of developing and progressing their lawyers, and they do not operate glass ceilings, so your career progression will be entirely based on merit and under your control.

About the Role

This company is looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Corporate Senior/Managing Associate to join their Corporate team. This is an excellent opportunity to work as part of an innovative and collaborative team, with a focus on supporting Private Equity portfolios and Strategic Corporate clients on all elements of their Group Development including designing and delivering bespoke acquisition and disposal programs, associated restructurings and wider related work.


Free to work from any of their offices in Manchester, London, Southampton, Plymouth, Exeter or Bristol offices with a blend of home and office working available.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with clients and their internal teams, working to understand their business goals in order to advise and support them across a range of corporate transactions and related activities
  • Invest in understanding the business and the team in order to effectively support them through the acquisition and integration cycles
  • Engage in profile building and networking activities to support the team and the firm more widely


  • Experience working on multiple transactions for individual clients
  • A qualified solicitor with over 5 years of PQE in Corporate law and experience within Private Equity law
  • Motivated to understand the bigger picture for clients, and keen to play your part in realising their longer-term business ambitions, moving beyond individual M&A transactions towards broader group development focused activities
  • Strong and proven rapport building and communication skills, being skillful in establishing and deepening trusted relationships with clients and generating lasting and significant connections with key client and internal contacts


  • Considerable scope for personal as well as professional development
  • Meaningful careers with balanced rewards, which have been carefully designed to focus on personal well being
  • Flexible working patterns for all vacancies, with over 40% of existing employees having a permanent flexible working pattern

If you are a highly motivated and skilled Corporate Solicitor, then this is the role for you. Apply now by getting in touch with Hugh Barnes via email ( or phone (01772208969 ).

We also welcome referrals for this position, where a successful recommendation would be worth £250.