Corporate M&A Lawyer

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Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive package including including a company pension, paid time off and private healthcare
Posted
14 Apr 2021
Closes
12 May 2021
Ref
31968
Job Title
Lawyer
Practice Area
Corporate Finance / M&A
PQE Level
NQ
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Reimagine your legal career

Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. With over 2,400 employees spanning North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable corporate legal departments to drive efficiency and growth to adapt to a demanding new era.

Axiom empowers you to take control of how you work while contributing your expertise to the world's best companies.

Currently, we're hiring a Corporate M&A Lawyer to join us with:

  • NQ - 1PQE with focus on corporate/M&A matters; substantial experience gained as paralegal will be considered - must be available to start immediately.
  • Good academic credentials.
  • In-house legal experience is preferred (directly, or as a secondee) but is not essential.
  • Strong commercial understanding, and excellent interpersonal skills.
  • You must have the right to work and be eligible to practice as a lawyer in the UK.
     

The responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Supporting on corporate due diligence and IP registrations, review of contracts to assess gaps/amendments needed, dealing with supply chain issues, and advising on associated regulatory issues.
  • The work may also involve drafting, reviewing, and commenting on SPAs, business transfer agreements, transition service agreements and NDAs.
  • Work in a team with a Senior lawyer and another junior resource.
     

Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, offering access to a variety of professional development programs and continuing legal education opportunities.

Since 2000, we’ve reached legal professionals globally and been committed to reimagining legal work. 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.

We understand that many legal professionals have chosen to adopt the consultancy model, and we are happy to discuss this option with you. We offer both consultants and employees the opportunity to work with our enviable client roster.

Contact us in complete confidence to find out more about opportunities to work with Axiom as an employee or consultant.