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A longstanding International client is looking to grow their London practice with an experienced Ship Finance Lawyer.You will be working with award winning partners, overseeing market leading finance transactions for a broad and longstanding client base.From our conversations with the hiring partner, some of the key draws include: Quality of work. You will be doing some of the best transactional work in the market. Personal development opportunity. The practice is looking for someone with short-term partnership aspirations. There is a clear track for the right individual. Flexible approach and ethos. Flexible working is positively promoted.You will be overseeing a broad range of ship finance work. This includes, lender and borrower work, sale and leaseback, lessor, lessee, portfolio sales, private equity and commercial contracts.You will ideally be England & Wales qualified with at least 6 years PQE and a background in ship finance.Please do get in touch for a confidential discussion if this opportunity is of interest.
We have just been instructed by a reputable law firm looking to grow their banking and finance practice with a talented junior lawyer. This is an opportunity to broaden your practice with the support of an experienced and highly regarded banking team. From our discussions with the hiring partner, some of the key draws include: High quality work: You will be advising some of the largest lenders and borrowers in the market. Internationally recognised: Our client is market leading with the support network spanning globally. Flexible work location: You will have the option of working from home.You will be England & Wales qualified between NQ - 3 years PQE and a background in banking & finance.If the above role is of interest, do get in touch for a confidential chat.
I am excited to be working with a longstanding client as they look to grow their London Office with an ambitious ship finance lawyer.This is your chance to join a market leading practice, overseeing high quality work for a broad and longstanding client base. This opportunity suits someone who is keen to progress their career within private practice.You will ideally be England & Wales qualified with at least 5 years PQE with a background in ship finance work.Please do get in touch for more information if this role is of interest.
We are working with a top-tiered international law firm that are looking for a senior associate to join their shipping disputes team in London.With offices all over the world, and a fantastic reputation in the international maritime community, this is an opportunity to join a highly ranked, well-run team. We have a longstanding relationship with our client and consequently have an in-depth understanding of their working practice and office culture. Key highlights of the role include: Salary. Our client offers remuneration and bonuses in line with the international rates of well-regarded city firms. Big-ticket work. You can expect on-hands exposure to the most recent and high-profile maritime matters. Prestige. You will be working for one of the biggest and most prestigious city law firms in the world. You will be England & Wales qualified, 4+ PQE with experience in wet and/or dry shipping disputes.If this position is of interest, do get in touch and we will be happy to discuss the specifics of this opportunity or similar roles.
Looking to work from home on a permanent basis? A well-known boutique private practice firm is looking for dry shipping lawyer to join their team with flexible working from home arrangements.This is a unique opportunity for an England & Wales qualified solicitor to work within the shipping industry whilst based at home. Our clients have great reputations within the sector; acting on behalf of P&I clubs, trading companies and ship owners. The practice offers the opportunity for associates to learn and develop in a specialist area of law, whilst gaining exposure to a wide client base.The culture of the firm is important to them. They are a small, cohesive team that values work life balance and are looking for a like minded associate to join them.Having worked successfully with this firm on multiple occasions, we are able to provide you with guidance as to whether this is the right role for you. To speak to one of our consultants regarding this role or other possible career opportunities, please contact us on 0203 633 0962.
We are working with an established IG P&I Club, that is looking for a solicitor to join them as a Claims Executive in London.The company offers a first-hand experience of the shipping industry advising members on both FD&D and P&I claims. As a claims executive, you would be the first port of call for all claims and will also be in direct interaction with clients throughout the process.This is an exciting opportunity to step away from the demands of billable hours whilst doing some of the best work in the market. The small team has developed a collegiate, friendly and open atmosphere and they will guide you through your transition from private practice to in-house.Our client is looking for an England & Wales qualified lawyer between 1 and 5 PQE and with a background in dry or wet shipping work.For more information on the position; to discuss the market and opportunities; or if you would like guidance on the next step of your career, please do not hesitate to contact us on 0203 633 0962.
A well reputed law firm in Newcastle has enlisted our support in their search for a dry shipping lawyer.This is a unique opportunity to join a forward looking practice outside of London. The firm is looking for exceptional solicitors that have a real passion for the shipping industry and are looking to progress their career. Highly regarded within the private practice space, the team is looking to expand and develop their offering to better serve their clients.Some of the key draws of this role include: Prestige. Our client has a stellar reputation in the market. Business Development support. Lawyers with an inclination for promoting the firm will be supported. Outside of London. This is your chance to work outside the city.You will be England & Wales qualified with between 2 to 4 PQE. Any dry shipping experience will be an advantage.If the above role is of interest, do get in touch for more information.
A well reputed law firm are looking to grow their aviation finance practice. This is an opportunity for an ambitious lawyer looking to develop their career in the aviation sector, working with some of the most established partners in this space. Some of the key draws include: High quality work. You will be working on big ticket aviation finance transactions. Competitive remuneration. Our client pays above market. Development opportunity. Our client will support your personal development within the practice. You will be England & Wales qualified and between NQ to 3 PQE. A specialist background in aviation finance will be advantageous. If this role is of interest please do get in touch for more information.
A leading law firm in the Shipping sector is looking to grow their Hong Kong office with the addition of Ship Finance Associate. Our client is proud of their collegial and collaborative office environment. They work together on some of the most complex shipping finance and ship related transactions in the market. Some of the key draws of this role include: Prestige. Our client enjoys a strong reputation in the market. High quality of work. You will be working on specialist, complex transactions. Opportunity to Business Develop. Your business development initiatives will be supported. You will be working on financing and leasing documents, including facility agreements, sale and purchase and bareboat charter agreements. You will ideally be common law qualified with at least 4 PQE and a background in shipping or asset finance. Due to your clientele, fluent Mandarin and English is imperative. If the above role is of interest, do get in touch for more information.
A longstanding client is looking to grow their London practice with an experienced Ship Finance Lawyer. You will be working with award winning partners, doing high end ship finance transactions for a broad and longstanding client base. From our conversations with the hiring partner, some of the key draws include: Quality of work. You will be doing some of the best work in the market. Flexible approach and ethos. Whether it's flexible working or a sustainable work pattern with family in mind. Personal development opportunity. Ambition and business development within the practice is encouraged. You will be doing a broad range of ship finance work. This includes, sale and leaseback, lessor, lessee, portfolio sales, private equity, ECA, and JOLCOs. You will ideally be England & Wales qualified with between 3 to 6 PQE and a background in ship finance. If the above role is of interest, do get in touch for more information.