Restructuring & Insolvency Associate
Salary £40,000 - £42,000 per annum
Consultant Katie Spencer
Date posted 10 July 20192019-07-10 2019-09-08 legal Manchester Greater Manchester GB M3 3HF GBP 40000 42000 42000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.uk https://www.robertwalters.co.uk/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor to join a market leading commercial firm in Manchester. An attractive salary with extensive benefits package is offered.
About the role
The successful Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor/Associate will join a team which is highly rated in the legal directories and provides a complete range of legal and advisory services across a range of sectors including tech, private equity, automotive, retail and leisure, manufacturing and energy.
The team undertake a broad mix of contentious and non-contentious work for predominantly major corporates including some major household names. This role will have a learning towards non-contentious work including:
- Assisting distressed businesses return to profitability
- Advice and assistance to individuals on lender requirements, enforceability of security, statutory demands, IVA's, debt management plans, directors' duties, disqualification and personal liability
- Debt and asset recovery, regulatory advice, refinancing and general security advice
- Investigation work - misfeasance and other claims against directors
About the person
Given the nature of the work, you will be a UK qualified Restructuring & Insolvency Solicitor with at least 6 months experience gained either since qualification or during a training contract. Candidates with more experience will be strongly considered.
You will have excellent communication skills, a keen eye for detail and due to the large volume of work you must be proficient at working in an organised and efficient manner. You will have sound drafting and negotiating skills and will thrive when working within a team on complex matters.
About the firm
The hiring firm is a highly regarded national practice that continues to act as one of the leading progressive firms in Manchester. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with some extremely well-respected partners, being part of a team that encourages personal skills development and growth.
For further information on this or other similar roles please get in touch or forward your CV for consideration.