Corporate Senior Lawyer

JMC Legal
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£50000 - £70000 per annum
17 Jan 2023
14 Feb 2023
Joey Medway
Job Title
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Join this leading regional firm and be at the forefront of an award-winning Corporate team, with the platform to manage high-value matters for a wealth of national businesses and HNW individuals.

Established in the late 90s, this leading commercial firm have quickly earned a strong reputation in the North for their innovative and results-driven approach. As a result, they are highly regarded in the Legal 500 and have achieved numerous awards within the region.

They pride themselves on their partner-led strategy, providing clients with expert advice and knowledge to ensure accuracy and efficiency. Not only has this attracted high-calibre lawyers from top tier, international firms, but has also supplemented the development programme for junior lawyers, providing clear and tangible avenues for progression from within.

Naturally, their client base is reflective of their high-calibre stature, varying from some of the UK's largest organisations to owner-managed businesses and public sector institutions. This has made for a diverse and challenging yet rewarding working lifestyle and complements the collaborative community that disseminates across each office.

The Role:

  • This is a standout opportunity for a Corporate Senior Lawyer to join the firm's buoyant office in Leeds, with hybrid working in place
  • You will join a Legal 500 ranked Corporate department who advise a broad range of owner-managed businesses, HNW individuals and start-ups across numerous sectors such as IT, food & drink, financial services and manufacturing
  • As such, you will have the opportunity to manage a diverse caseload, including mergers & acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, structured lending, joint ventures and general corporate matters
  • As a Senior Lawyer, you will also closely mentor the junior members of the team and liaise with other seniors regarding the development of the department
  • 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

The Ideal Candidate:

  • An experienced Corporate Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • Strong business development capabilities
  • First-class communication and an entrepreneurial flair


  • Competitive salary above the market rate
  • Hybrid working - 2/3 day working week split
  • Extensive benefits package

This is an enriching opportunity for a Corporate Senior Lawyer to join the firm's vibrant office in Leeds.

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