A legal 500 law firm based in Guildford require a Solicitor to join their commercial banking law team on a permanent basis.
The successful Banking Law Solicitor will handle all forms of commercial banking work in connection with SME, short term and development finance lending to include loan structuring, facility and security documents, borrower company / security property due diligence and reporting on title. Either working on matters delegated from the Partners or building and developing own case load with this emphasis, depending on experience and ability.
Main Duties Include:
- To assist the department as a whole in meeting its fee earning targets by providing help regarding advice and assistance to clients of the Department as well as other Departments of the Firm. - Is developing a client/referrer base. - Financial control with particular regard to cash-flow control through collection of monies on account and billing procedures. - To maintain and improve professional knowledge base including attainment of annual CPD points
- 1+PQE in relevant practice area - Achieves targets set for Assistant Solicitors in respect of chargeable hours, fees, recovery rate, lock-up and non-chargeable time.
Emily joined Douglas Scott in March 2017, initially as part of the Master Vendor team of consultants focusing on the recruitment for one specialised client account. Emily went on to join the National Support desk where she concentrated on business support roles within law firms. Currently Emily works on the London and South East region desk covering private practice and working with a range of small regional practices, boutique firms and larger national practices including well-established departments as well as emerging firms. Emily graduated from the University of Central Lancashire in 2016 and studied Criminology and Criminal Justice. Previous to this, she completed her A-levels in Business studies, ICT and Sociology.
"Emily is extremely professional, helpful and really approachable. I found her a delight to communicate with. If it wasn’t for her I wouldn’t have put myself forward for a particular role. She deserves a big thank you for helping me."
Client Development Executive | London
Area of Law:
Solicitor / FILEX, Private Practice
£40,000 - £47,000
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