Senior Associate in Banking
About Eversheds Sutherland: The Eversheds Banking team in Birmingham is a leading practice which advises on some of the largest and most high profile deals both in the region and nationally, acting for banks, private equity funds, alternative capital providers and large corporates. The team have expertise across a broad range of practice areas including bilateral and syndicated corporate banking, leveraged and acquisition finance and real estate finance. Key responsibilities: This is an exciting opportunity for an associate looking to step up in their career to gain unrivalled experience in a dynamic and supportive environment. S/he will work closely with high profile partners, supported by a strong team of junior lawyers, with real prospects for further promotion. Skills and experience: We anticipate that the successful candidate will be 3+ years qualified with experience of working on financing transactions at a city or national firm. You will: manage your own smaller matters and work closely with the rest of the team on more complex transactions; be supported by a strong team of junior lawyers and be expected to provide supervision and training have direct client contact from day one; enjoy first-rate training, transactional supervision and regular conversations regarding your career development; and be encouraged to get involved in business development activities and be given the opportunity to develop your own relationships Key competencies: We're a modern, progressive law firm. We think differently and we've built a culture where individual skills and personalities can shine through. At Eversheds, we believe that innovation comes from a culture of genuine equality and diversity and we are happy to discuss any reasonable adjustments individuals may require in the recruitment process, or once in post. Eversheds endeavours to recruit and fill vacancies directly. However, when we do need to engage with agencies, Eversheds operates within a preferred supplier list. As an inclusive employer we want to see every candidate performing at their best so we use ClearTalents??? to discover how we might improve your application experience. Follow this link to see if ClearTalents can help you. Please note by registering on Clear talents, you will not have applied to the vacancy. To do so, please click on 'Apply now' and complete the application.