Banking & Finance Solicitor

London (Greater), South East England
Competitive + Competitive
14 Oct 2016
11 Nov 2016
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

If you’re entrepreneurial, business-minded and always craving the next challenge, we would love to have you join us on our mission to shape the future of law.

Our lawyers benefit from a self-directed practice, flexibility, top tier peers and access to the world's largest and most innovative clients - all with a full suite of benefits including holidays, healthcare and professional development resources.

Currently, we're on the hunt for exceptional Banking and Finance solicitors to join our ranks with:

  • Exceptional academic and law firm credentials; in-house experience is preferred
  • Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational skills
  • High level of professionalism and outstanding judgment
  • A passion for providing unparalleled client service
  • 2 - 8 years PQE experience in banking, including but not limited to general lending, leveraged finance, acquisition finance, structured finance or capital markets

The responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Providing practical in-house legal advice and support on a wide range of finance transactions including representing banks, borrowers and private equity houses on banking matters, both mid-market and investment grade, syndicated and bilateral
  • Advising on corporate lending transactions (acting for both lenders & borrowers), leveraged acquisition finance transactions, project finance transactions,asset-backed/receivables finance transactions
  • Engaging in the drafting, negotiating and reviewing of a variety of financing documents, including; loan facility agreements, security documentation, intercreditor agreements, ancillary documents, corporate authority documents
  • Advising both on domestic and cross-border transactions including managing external counsel

Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

With over 1,200 (and growing) Axiomites based around the world, we seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that:  “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”. 

Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times, and our CEO Mark Harris is recognised by Forbes as a “name you need to know” and by the National Law Journal as a “top ten agent for change”.