Corporate Legal Counsel

Competitive in House package
21 Apr 2021
19 May 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, NQ
Contract Type
Full Time

In House – Junior Corporate Lawyer  - Venture Capital Firm – upto 2 pqe - London.
Our leading technology Venture Capital client focuses on early stage technology start-ups and entrepreneurs with global ambitions and has investments in some of Europe’s most exciting technology companies.
They are seeking a junior Corporate Lawyer with upto 2 years corporate transactional experience gained in private practice or in house,  to join their prestigious team. to join their expanding legal function in London. You would work with the whole team and report into the Head of Legal.
Whilst a  good general corporate background is essential, no prior experience of venture capital transactions is necessary (although helpful) since you will work with and learn from  highly experienced VC transactional lawyers. You are likely to be involved in

  • liaising with external lawyers from initial instruction to, managing a timeline, to managing the documentation
  • liaising with Fund Managers in relation to execution of documents and  the Finance team in relation to closing
  • day to day enquiries, legal support, regulatory , compliance and administration in relation to the portfolio companies
  • transactions such a M&A , IPOs, new  fund launches.

Good negotiation, strong numeracy and language skills as well as an interest in tech and start-ups will be beneficial whilst willing to work in this challenging, fast-paced environment . This role would suit a smart, self-directed,  team oriented, sociable lawyer with a high IQ and a keenness to be involved in this cutting edge sector.           
On offer is a competitive salary, bonus and benefits to the right candidate.

Please click APPLY and attach your cv if you have one and/or please contact SAMEER CHAUHAN for a confidential discussion about this role and any others.

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