Banking & Finance Senior Associate

JMC Legal
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£65000 - £80000 per annum
04 Jul 2022
22 Jul 2022
Joey Medway
Job Title
Practice Area
Asset Finance, Banking
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Be at the forefront of this fast-developing Banking & Finance team, with the platform to manage high-value transactions for a wealth of multinational corporate clients and financial institutions.

The Firm:

This Top 25 Firm have established an exceptional reputation amongst clients and peers for their forward-thinking, people-focused approach across all 30 international locations. In particular, they have earned L500 Top Tier recognition in the vast majority of their world-class capabilities within the UK, reinforcing their status as a national heavyweight.

What sets this firm apart in the market is their innovative, agile approach to legal services. With outstanding sector specialists in each department, combined with advanced legal tech, clients receive a balance of traditional and alternative solutions to their needs - making for a quality and efficient experience.

But quality and efficiency does not end there. Their unique investment in employees, nurturing and developing talent throughout all levels, has led to a high retention rate and a fast-increasing number of home-grown partners across the offices. Here, you will receive significant support from respected Partners and the platform to develop yourself to an extremely high level.

The Role:

This is a highly rewarding opportunity for a Banking & Finance Senior Associate to join the firm's buoyant office in Leeds.

To align with the firm's amiable ethos, you will be a personable individual, keen to collaborate with Partners and other senior lawyers on a range of banking and finance transactions.

You will manage a diverse caseload, including corporate lending, general banking, leveraged and structured finance, real estate and project finance, energy and structured asset finance, asset-based lending, fund finance, debt loan transactions and restructuring work.

You will act for financial institutions (including senior, mezzanine and junior), funds and corporate clients, both nationally and internationally. The sectors of work are just as expansive, with the aim of maintaining your clients' commercial objectives.

You will also closely mentor junior members of the banking team, and offer constructive training to support their development.

This role comes with strong prospects to progress, in line with the growth agenda. The firm are succession planning and keen to find the next generation of senior Lawyers, providing you with the platform for future partnership.


  • You will be an experienced Banking & Finance Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • You will have strong business development capabilities
  • You will have first-class communication and an entrepreneurial flair


  • Competitive salary above the market rate
  • Lucrative benefits package

This is a standout opportunity for a Banking & Finance Senior Associate to join the team's dynamic office in Leeds.

Apply now for immediate consideration or feel free to give me a call for a confidential conversation.

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