Legal Director

England, Leicestershire, Leicester
23 Apr 2021
21 May 2021
JN -042021-176840
Ben Fryer
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time
Badenoch + Clark are assisting a growing financial services company in the East Midlands who are looking to recruit a Head of Legal vacancy. The companies ethos is to empower businesses to achieve their potential - they are dedicated to supporting growing and ambitious businesses with funding provided by institutional investors. They work collaboratively with their clients and advisers to find smart and bespoke solutions, recognising the need for a flexible and forward-thinking mind set. They use big data, but also our experience and common sense, assessing deals on their own merits.

Head of Legal;

* Assist and lead the small legal function (circa 4 members)
* Work with internal credit and risk functions and outside counsel to develop policies relating to legal documentation and parameters and maintain and evolve as appropriate standard loan documentation suite;
* Assist the Borrower Services Team in the restructuring of existing loans;
* Advise the Borrower Services Team on enforcement strategy and security;
* Support on contractual matters, company secretarial, policy review, risk management and data protection.
* Provide company legal support
* Providing accurate legal advice on secured lending transactions, security structures and enforcement processes

Person Specification;

* A qualified Solicitor with 10+ years PQE
* Experience in advising non-legal and legal professionals in both a private practice and ideally in-house environment
* Experience in corporate restructuring, transactional and or corporate banking work
* Experience leading documentation of transactions
* Adept at managing multiple stakeholders in complex situations

Please apply ASAP to be considered

Badenoch + Clark acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Badenoch + Clark UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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