Corporate Law Professional Support Lawyer, min 4 yrs PQE, required by a Global law firm.
The role as a professional support lawyer in their corporate team requires up-to-date technical and practical knowledge of company law and corporate transactions. You will work in a busy and award-winning, yet friendly and supportive team providing know-how, education and training as well as significant marketing and business development support. You will be pro-active in identifying issues on which the team and its clients need to be briefed, and able to pitch those briefings at the right level for the relevant audience. The ability to start a project and see it through to completion, together with a commitment to meeting regular deadlines, are essential qualities to maintain the smooth running of their range of added value services.
The role demands both creative thinking and proactivity: working with the other PSLs, you will monitor the rapidly-evolving legal landscape, with a commitment to mastering new developments and sharing/applying your insight quickly, confidently and accurately. You will have the opportunity to contribute to exceptional, innovative client products and events to enhance their brand; you will also have an important role in facilitating the day-to-day working of the corporate team through training, meetings, precedent work and technical support. You'll need a keen awareness of the wider commercial and corporate landscape, combined with an eye for operational detail. Working alongside an established PSL team, this is an exciting opportunity to play a key role within one of the UK's leading corporate practices.