Interim Banking & Finance Lawyer

London (Central)
21 Apr 2021
19 May 2021
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Global financial services organisation is looking for a Banking & Finance Lawyer to join their busy legal team on an initial 6 month FTC basis with potential to go permanent. This team covers a broad range of work related to complex corporate restructuring, debt, acquisition and infrastructure finance services and leveraged finance transactions.  
This is a great role for a first move out of private practice or those currently working in a corporate lending environment.  
Reporting to the Deputy General Counsel you will be responsible for:

  • negotiating transaction documentation including LMA leveraged and investment grade documents
  • coordinating transactions through to execution and advising on terms and conditions
  • instructing and managing external counsel
  • advising on corporate debt restructuring, DCM and structured finance matters
  • maintaining relationships with key internal stakeholders, clients, borrowers and lenders

You will be 5+ years PQE as a guide preferably with experience in a banking and finance team of a top tier firm. You will bring a strong level of technical expertise, knowledge of relevant documentation, DCM, structured finance and securitisation matters.  
Previous experience working for a financial institution or financial services company, and/or experience in advising loan agents, security agents and/or corporate trustees would be highly advantageous.