UK/ EU Qualified Banking & Finance Lawyer Legalis Global - İstanbulİstanbul 11-05-2016 20:01:00

As the premiere legal recruitment firm in Emerging Europe and Latin America, Legalis has built a strong track record over the years in delivering high quality and high profile hires, especially at the Partner and General Counsel levels.

Legalis - Legal Talent has over a decade of presence in Emerging Europe and over two years in Latin America. We are now building strong relationships with South African firms to provide quality service to the market. We look at every engagement as an opportunity to partner with our clients, building a long-term relationship that goes beyond any individual search.

Job Title:UK/ EU Qualified Banking & Finance Lawyer (3-7 yrs PQE) l Istanbul, Turkey
Employer/Agency:Legalis Global

A leading  international law firm seeks a UK or EU Qualified Banking & Finance Associate for its Istanbul office. 

Our client is a top international law firm, with a world leading Financial Services group which is based in all the major financial and commercial centers around the globe. Their Istanbul office, one of the leading law firms in Turkey, is seeking a UK or EU qualified attorney with broad experience in banking and/or project finance transactions. 

The Istanbul office has been regularly involved in major transactions that have shaped the business environment. Their operations focus on working with major international investors in Europe and Turkey and specialize in cross border banking and finance, capital markets, corporate M&A and real estate transactions. They work for banks, investment banks, private equity funds and major international corporations doing deals in the region.

With a strong focus on M&A and acquisition finance in various sectors, the firm has extensive experience representing lenders, borrowers, buyers and sellers in complex, cross-border transactions in Eastern Europe.

The successful candidate will be a UK or EU qualified lawyer with 3-7 years of post-qualification experience gained in a leading law firm abroad and has earned the LL.B. and LL.M degrees in the UK or EU. Candidates should have substantial finance and cross-border experience. Candidates with experience in projects or leveraged finance, and M&A on complex transactions would be considered a plus. Excellent command of English is also required.

You should be a team player and commercially-minded, with a demonstrated ability to work proactively as part of a high-caliber team. You should be accustomed to providing top legal services in a focused and efficient manner. Your training needs to have been gained at a leading international law firm, where strength of experience and consistency of approach are considered key to ensuring clients achieve their goals. 

Please send your CV in English in complete confidence to Alena Mikhaelyan at [email protected]