Associate Solicitor, Banking - Edinburgh

42,000 - 65,000+

Associate Solicitor, Banking / Edinburgh / 3 – 7+ years’ PQE / competitive salary and benefits

We currently have a full-time opportunity for an associate solicitor to join a successful and highly regarded law firm’s banking and finance practice based in Edinburgh.

The Role:

The existing team offers strength across the areas of corporate lending, leveraged finance, real estate finance, asset finance and regulatory advice. The firm are on most bank panels and advise clients on a local, regional, national and international level.

This role offers the opportunity for immediate exposure to high quality work from day one and provides excellent career progression. You will be given the opportunity to develop existing and new client relationships with full support provided to enable you to succeed in this role.

Work will be varied and complex including loan portfolio sales, acquisition finance, real estate finance and some regulatory work, acting for both lenders and borrowers.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a well-established top firm in Scotland providing a full service for business and individual clients and be part of a growing and successful team.

The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • at least three years’ experience in complex banking work at either a city or leading regional practice. There is no upper limit to PQE
  • Scotland and/or England & Wales qualified
  • excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • natural relationship management skills with an outgoing personality
  • a team player and self-motivated
  • experience of most areas of finance in acting for a variety of lenders and borrowers
  • people management experience in relation to coaching, developing and delegation
  • the ability to negotiate at all levels with good commercial acumen
  • adept at drafting and reviewing documents as well as project managing transactions within agreed timescales

Please apply below or contact Scott Caldwell for further information - confidentiality assured.

Application Details

Scott Caldwell

Reference No: banksol01

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