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Corporate Lawyer

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  • Join a Top 40 law firm with a national presence
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Hybrid working and flexible working

An exceptional opportunity has arisen for a highly skilled Corporate Lawyer with 2+ PQE to join our client’s nationally established team. They are an award-winning law firm, respected throughout the UK for their comprehensive range of legal services, and especially known for their work in corporate transactional matters. They have an active presence in Manchester and offer the flexibility to work from multiple offices.

In this role, you’ll enjoy a diverse and substantial caseload, corporate transactional support, and company law advisory work. You will work closely with owner-managed businesses, private and public companies, and public sector bodies. The right candidate will also have the opportunity to engage in business development and help grow the company.

Your proven background in all aspects of private M&A transactions, high-level commercial awareness, strong attention to detail and excellent drafting skills will be key in this role. You must be conscientious, self-motivated, and able to work on autonomously as well as being a strong team player.

In return, you will enjoy a competitive salary and excellent employee benefits. Our client is proud to offer a balanced work-life culture with a great range of work opportunities. They are an accredited living wage employer with a commitment to equality, diversity, and fostering a culture where everyone is respected.

If you’re a Corporate Lawyer looking to make an impact in a dynamic and nationally recognised law firm that champions fairness, trust, and inclusivity, this role is for you.

How to apply for this role

If this sounds like the job for you, you can apply via this website by clicking ‘Apply’ above.

Alternatively, contact Layla Jackson at Realm Recruit, to learn more about this opportunity or to register your interest.

Layla is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of lawyers in non-contentious commercial areas, including corporate, commercial, commercial real estate and employment. Working with departments across the North West, she recruits for these roles at all levels. Layla’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge mean that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.

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£58,000 - £68,000


  • Greater Manchester

Role type

  • Hybrid working

Contract type

  • Permanent

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Layla Jackson

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Specialist for corporate, commercial, employment and real estate lawyers in the North West.

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