Partner - Head of Corporate
£Salary to Attract the Best
Our client is a leading UK law firm ranked among the top 150 largest firms in the UK, with top tier rankings in the Legal 500 and Chambers UK directories. They provide a range of high quality, professional legal services covering the East Midlands, Yorkshire and Humberside. As a result of continued success, our client is now seeking a Corporate Partner to lead an established team based in York.
This is an exceptional opportunity for an ambitious, driven individual looking for a challenging and rewarding step up in their established legal career. We are looking for a strong technical expert with extensive experience acting and advising in relation to the full spectrum of transactional and corporate advisory work - shareholder agreements; articles of association; share incentive schemes and general corporate governance issues.
As Head of Corporate you will be responsible for heading up an established team, further developing our client's corporate offering within the Yorkshire region. You will play a pivotal role in supporting the strategic growth plans of the Commercial Division. The goal will be for the successful candidate to have the potential to significantly grow the corporate team within the next 3-5 years. This will require you to be a strong leader, a strategic thinker and an individual who can translate ideas and work alongside other departments to maximise services to clients and look to grow the client base.
To be successful in this role you must have a solid technical knowledge as well as experience in dealing with a variety of transactional and corporate advisory work, mergers and acquisitions, management buy-outs and private equity transactions. Excellent people management skills are essential, with the role providing an opportunity for the successful candidate to build, engage and develop an existing team.
This is an excellent opportunity in a challenging, fast paced and dynamic business. Interested parties should apply accordingly or contact John Tilbrook in the first instance for a confidential conversation. Contact details can be found via the Newman Stewart website.
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