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Restructuring and Insolvency Associate Solicitor

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  • Promotion opportunity to Associate 
  • Unrivalled progression in fast growth team – 400 new cases in last nine months 
  • Hybrid working  
  • Legal 500 team 
  • Fantastic development opportunity working for high-profile experts in the field 

A highly regarded, Legal 500 national law firm is looking for a Restructuring and Insolvency Solicitor with 4+ PQE to join as an Associate and play a pivotal role in its growth plan, enjoying unhindered progression all the way up to Partner level.  

You will enjoy a city centre, national firm salary, plus the opportunity to boost your earnings significantly with a performance-related bonus, and fast track progression through the firm’s open promotion scheme.  

The team has generated around 400 new cases in the last nine months alone, which tells you everything you need to know about its growth trajectory and the progression on offer here. 

This is a fantastic career development experience as you’ll work alongside Legal 500 recognised lawyers on interesting, high-quality cases.  

In the role, you will learn to advise on both the contentious and non-contentious areas of restructuring and insolvency, including corporate and personal insolvency, for a client base of insolvency practitioners, businesses, individuals, directors, banks, asset-based lenders and litigation funders. 

The team frequently undertakes transactional (pre-packs, administrations, CVAs, restructuring plans, cross-border restructurings), contentious (actions against or defending former directors and antecedent transactions under the Insolvency Act 1986), enforcement and general advisory work. 

The firm is a top employer, having attracted several high-profile awards and accreditations. Team members get an enhanced annual leave allowance, plus office closure between Christmas and New Year and additional wellbeing days off.  

How to apply for this Restructuring and Insolvency Associate Solicitor role  

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

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

Rebecca is a Senior Consultant at Realm and specialises in the recruitment of litigation lawyers. Working with departments across the North West and Yorkshire, she recruits for commercial litigation, property litigation and financial litigation roles at all levels. Rebecca’s experience in the legal sector and expert market knowledge means that she is perfectly placed to help you take your next step.   

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£60,000 - £70,000


  • Greater Manchester

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  • Hybrid working

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  • Permanent

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