UK/Common Law Qualified Associate - Corporate M&A - Magic Circle Law Firm - Moscow, Russia

Russia (RU)
Generous expat package - GBP£150,000+ salary, plus full monthly housing allowance, gym, flight, etc
04 Jan 2022
01 Feb 2022
Job Title
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Magic Circle Firm - Corporate M&A - Moscow, Russia - Expat Lawyer

Our client is a Magic Circle law firm with a highly regarded global network of offices and a long term commitment to the CIS region.  Its Russian operation has been established since 1993.  It is staffed with a longstanding team of both Russian and English qualified lawyers on the ground in Moscow. 

As business confidence returns to the region, the Moscow partners are looking to hire a mid to senior level UK/Australian/Common Law Qualified Corporate M&A associate to join its pre-eminent Russian Corporate Practice as a key member of the English law team in Moscow.

Reporting directly to several partners and supported by other English law qualified lawyers in Moscow, the team specialises in high profile, high value cross-border M&A and JV transactions and strategic alliances, corporate reorganisations and restructuring, equity offerings, and regulatory and sanctions work.

In joining this market leading highly collegiate team, you will further consolidate your transactional experience at a Magic Circle law firm, and earn an exemplary expat compensation package including a generous salary and bonus, full monthly housing allowance to cover the rent of a central Moscow apartment and a gym allowances plus annual flight home, all at 13% flat rate tax.  Boost your net earnings whilst living in an exciting ever evolving capital city setting and join a close knit active expat community ready to welcome new arrivals! 

Russian language skills, whilst useful, are NOT a pre-requisite to application.