Senior Associate - Finance & Capital Markets

Location: Dublin

Contract Type: Full-time

Closing Date: 31 May 2021

Senior Associate - Finance & Capital Markets

Senior Associate – Finance & Capital Markets

Walkers is a global, integrated and market leading financial services law firm. It provides market leading Irish legal, tax, listing and professional services solutions to domestic and international financial institutions, investment managers, private equity groups and corporations. The firm has a considerable global presence with ten offices (Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Dubai, Hong Kong, Guernsey, Ireland, Jersey, London and Singapore), 115+ partners and 900+ staff providing a 24/7 service to its clients who are at the cutting edge of capital markets, aviation finance, investment funds and cross-border finance.

Our clients are the most innovative firms and institutions across the financial markets and rely on us for our ability to provide creative solutions to their most important legal and business issues. We develop globally-minded, entrepreneurial lawyers who are experts in their field and committed to the highest client service. Walkers is consistently ranked in the top tier of the leading global legal directories. Recognized for being a ‘dynamic team that is very user friendly'.

We believe our people are our competitive advantage. To be the leading international financial services law firm in the market, we aim to recruit, retain and develop the best people in the market.

About the Opportunity

Walkers is currently seeking to recruit an associate lawyer to join their busy and growing Finance and Capital Markets group in Dublin. This is a great opportunity to work with a market leading team.

Reporting

The role will report to the Managing Partner of the Dublin office.

Key responsibilities:

The role will involve a broad range of responsibilities including but not limited to the following:

Assisting the team in advising clients on the full range of structured product and debt capital markets transactions in addition to advising on more general banking and finance matters.

Requirements:

We are looking for a fully qualified Solicitor with 3-5 years post qualification experience in a recognised financial practice.

 Suitable candidates will be able to demonstrate:

  • Strong academic record
  • Excellent drafting skills;
  • Commercial awareness;
  • A calm and measured approach to problem solving;
  • Ability to work on own initiative but also as part of a team;
  • A willingness to work hard;
  • An ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and clients.

 

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