Corporate and Commercial Associate

JMC Legal.
England, Wiltshire, Salisbury
£55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
12 Apr 2021
19 Apr 2021
Carl Pace
Job Title
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Join Salisbury's leading Corporate and Commercial team, ranked in the Legal 500 & Chambers in terms of quality output, whilst offering a healthy life-balance and working culture within a Top 200 firm.

Offering continued development, access to a broad array of matters and exposure to regional and national work, this opportunity would serve an ambitious Associate.

The Firm

When considering history, quality, prowess and reputation, the firm leads where others follow. Offering a full service to clients based in the South, the wider UK and often internationally. Individuals and businesses need to be confident in ensuring they receive the best advice; they look no further and consider the firm crucial longstanding partners.

As a Top 200, Sunday Times Best and Top-Tier Legal 500 ranked firm, their expertise across personal, business, and public-sector legalities are underpinned by over 200 years of success, offering traditional values with legal insight that cuts to the heart of the issue.

Living by the values of simplicity, quality, thoroughness and giving empowerment to individuals. Client's are futureproofed and operate ahead of the curve, whilst colleagues are continually guided and mentors via bespoke development, something the firm sees as an obligation to offer to all.

Many of the Legal 500 ranked Partners joined in support roles, offering a nous that resonates excellence and facilitating junior colleagues in doing the same.

Encouraging colleagues to hone on their specialities in fully balanced teams, ensuring all are rightfully supported, whether working in the office or from home, forming part of a cohesive and well-oiled machine.

The Role

3+ PQE Corporate/Commercial Associate to join Legal 500 & Chambers ranked team within Salisbury Top 200 firm.

Following continued investment into the team, a talented Corporate and Commercial Solicitor is needed to work alongside the two Partners in Salisbury.

Ranked highly in the Legal 500 in terms of output, the team manages M&A, Joint Ventures, Restructuring, PE & VC transactions and Commercial Agreements, along with Data Protection, IP Corporate Finance matters.

The team's expanding due to increased work from regional and national clients, as their holistic approach is matched with exceptional legal understanding. The team works closely with departments on matters such as Tax to provide a complete and coherent service.

You will forge relationships and build your own network, having an influential part to play in the team as you work with Chambers-ranked Partners on matters of high value and complexity.

The Requirements

  • 3+ years PQE with Commercial and Corporate matters, no ceiling on PQE and willing to welcome those at Senior Associate level
  • Passion for what you do, shown in your approach
  • Keen to develop further within the team into a more senior role
  • Commercially orientated
  • Willing to mentor more junior colleagues

Offering home-working and ample flexibility, this is a rare mix of high-calibre work blended with a mindset that's more relaxed and people-friendly.