Banking Associate, Top US Firm, London, PQE 3-5 - Taylor Root

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PQE Guide
3 - 8+
Areas of Practice
Banking and Finance
London Only

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Job Description

This leading US firm has a market-leading, Global Banking Practice that focuses on advising banks, sponsors and corporations.

They distinguish themselves in this area by their ability to handle the most complex, multi-jurisdictional transactions. With established teams in all the major financial markets globally, including London, New York, Frankfurt, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo and Singapore, and in many regional financial centers as well, few firms, if any, can match their international reach, depth of local resources, seamless integration across offices and ability to provide English, US and local law advice. They have strong regional finance practice groups focusing on various areas, including Latin America, Scandinavia, CEE, the Middle East and Asia.

Position Summary

The role of the Bank Finance Associates will be to assist, as part of a team, the Partners to further develop and grow the London practice.

Duties and Accountabilities

* Drafting and negotiating senior facility agreements, subordinated junior facility agreements and inter-creditor documentation, as well as drafting or supervising other lawyers with regards to security and related conditions precedent documentation
* Conducting and overseeing legal research
* Negotiating and structuring complex cross-bordered finance transactions


* Demonstrate technical excellence and commercial awareness
* Qualified Associate
* Extensive experience acting for top tier lenders and sponsors in connection with material cross-border leveraged finance transactions
* Experience with high yield bond transactions an advantage

* Excellent academics and top tier firm experience.
* Overseas candidates will be considered.

For more information on this role which offers a competitive salary, please contact

3-5yrs PQE

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