Current Opportunities:

 

Carter Bond Solicitors is a boutique legal firm based in Stanmore, North West London. We are young, dynamic and growing. Our clients are national and international, individuals and businesses.

Our moto is simple: clear, concise and commercial advice. We pride ourselves on this and it is one of our USPs. Whilst we're large enough to advise on the complex matters, we're also small enough to ensure that our people and our work are exceptional, without fail. 

 

Job Summary - Training Contract

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Training Contract  to commence in 2019.

We are looking for a candidate with a wide range of skills with the potential to contribute to our growing success. Being a team player is important as is having the drive and ambition to succeed in a highly demanding work environment. We value energy, enthusiasm, business sense, commitment and the ability to relate well to others just as highly.

You'll be working on real cases, doing real work for real clients from day one. You'll be given all the responsibility you can handle, including running parts of cases and meeting with clients.

Qualifications and Experience Requirements

We need to see a strong record of academic and extra-curricular achievement. You must have completed the LPC with a Business Law or M&A module. We accept degrees in any discipline (minimum 2:1 or equivalent) and we look for a minimum of BBB at 'A' level.

Key Requirements

  • Completion of the Business Law or Mergers and Acquisitions module on the LPC

  • Previous paralegal experience and knowledge of commercial property

  • Ability to analyse legal documents

  • High work standards

  • Excellent writing skills

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Excellent organisational and problem solving skills

  • Ability to confidently deal with demanding situations, people and requirements

  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel and online research tools

  • Flexible and efficient work practices and ability to adapt style as required

  • Ability to prioritise and work to tight deadlines and manage own workload

  • Good communication skills, including the ability to liaise with people across the business who are located in multiple countries

  • Ability to work well in both a team and individually

  • Keen to develop and use initiative

At least 6 months paralegal experience in any field is preferable. Experience in corporate and commercial contracts would also be preferable.

This is anticipated to be a popular role with a high number of applications, so please do ensure you attach your full CV with grades and dates and that relevant experience is clear and send to info@carterbond.co.uk.

As a matter of courtesy we will respond to potential applicants within a reasonable time frame. However because of the volume of applications received, we may be unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within 28 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained.

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Job Summary - Corporate Company Commercial Solicitor

Due to continued growth and success within the firm we are looking for a Corporate Company Commercial Solicitor.

Responsibilities and Duties

You will be an experienced company commercial / corporate lawyer dealing with a diverse portfolio to include business acquisitions, sales and transfers, joint venture agreements, partnership agreements, management buy-outs, terms and conditions and shareholder issues. You will be looking to take the next step in your career path whilst joining a firm with an already established commercial department.

You should also have:

·      Proven experience of running transactions without partner level support

·      Experience of advising on all aspects of mergers and acquisitions

·      Experience of establishing and maintaining long-term client relationships

·      Experience of providing assistance to less experienced team members

This is a challenging but exciting opportunity and my client is ideally looking for a lawyer with a minimum of 3 years PQE although all applications will be considered on merit.

Qualifications and Skills

Job Type: Full-time Solicitor whether a consultant or employee

Required experience:

  • PQE: 3+ years

Job Location:

  • Stanmore HA7

 If you wish to apply please email your cover letter and CV to info@carterbond.co.uk.