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Derivatives & Capital Markets 1-5 Years

Job description

Launch Your Capital Markets Career at a Top Tier London Law Firm (NQ - 5 PQE)
Are you a talented NQ (Newly Qualified) or mid-level associate with a passion for capital markets and derivatives?

We are a leading international law firm in London seeking an ambitious and commercially-minded lawyer to join our thriving Capital Markets & Derivatives practice.

In this role, you will:

  • Gain experience on a wide range of complex, high-profile capital markets and derivatives transactions for a prestigious global clientele
  • Work alongside leading partners and talented associates on innovative and market-shaping deals
  • Assist with drafting, negotiating, and closing a variety of capital markets transactions, including structured products, securitizations, and derivatives
  • Conduct legal research, prepare due diligence materials, and manage client communications
  • Develop your legal and commercial skills in a fast-paced and dynamic environment

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • A minimum of NQ (Newly Qualified) status with up to 5 years of post-qualification experience (PQE) in a capital markets or derivatives practice
  • A strong academic background in law
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A keen eye for detail and a high degree of accuracy
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team in a demanding environment
  • A strong work ethic and a desire to excel

This is a fantastic opportunity to:

  • Launch your career at a top international law firm with a renowned reputation for excellence
  • Work on cutting-edge transactions and gain exposure to a diverse range of clients and matters
  • Develop your legal and commercial skills under the guidance of experienced partners and mentors
  • Be part of a dynamic and collaborative team in a fast-paced environment

If you are a talented lawyer who is excited by the prospect of working on complex and sophisticated capital markets transactions, we encourage you to apply.

To Apply:
Please submit your CV to

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