Corporate Senior Associate

JMC Legal
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£55000 - £65000 per annum
26 Jan 2023
23 Feb 2023
Joey Medway
Job Title
PQE Level
5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

Join this Top 200 Firm and manage a broad range of complex corporate projects for heavyweight clients across the IT & retail sectors, with strong prospects to progress towards Partnership.

This Top 200 Firm are relatively new, and this means that they are at the forefront of innovation; they are challenging the norm. They are a different kind of law firm, far removed from the traditional, stuffy firms of old, and have their sights set on the horizon - challenging and innovating with every step they take.

Their office is equipped with cutting-edge technology, and their Solicitors & Partners are amongst the best and brightest in their fields. They tailor their approach to meet the needs of the client, using out-of-the-box thinking and a wealth of experience and skill sets that have ensured they are at the forefront of legal development, growth and analytical expertise.

Ranking highly in the Legal 500 across almost all disciplines, the firm continue to attract the highest quality legal talent across the regions and those moving out of the city. This has subsequently provided the platform for junior lawyers to gain outstanding support and training alongside endless opportunities for progression, which has increased the firm's employee retention rate to an amicable standard.

The Role:

  • The firm are looking for an experienced Corporate Solicitor to join as Senior Associate in Leeds, with hybrid working in place
  • Earning Legal 500 accreditation, the Corporate team undertake an entire range of complex projects for international businesses, PLCs and SMEs across the IT, retail, agriculture and healthcare sectors
  • To align with this, you will manage a diverse caseload, including mergers & acquisitions, equity capital markets, private equity, shareholder arrangements, employee ownership trusts and corporate governance
  • As a Senior Associate, you will also help to support the junior members of the team and liaise with other seniors regarding the development of the department
  • In return, you can expect to receive plenty of opportunities to further progress within the team towards director and partner level

The Ideal Candidate:

  • An experienced Corporate Solicitor with a minimum of 5 years PQE
  • Clear understanding of relevant legal issues
  • Highly meticulous & commercially focused


  • Competitive salary & benefits package
  • Flexible working

This is a standout opportunity for a Corporate Senior Associate 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.