Capital Markets Team
The Capital Markets team at Norton Rose Fulbright enjoys an excellent reputation driven by outstanding expertise in structuring complex financings.
We act for financial institutions on a wide range of capital markets financing work including structured finance, debt capital markets, derivatives and securitisation.
This team is made up of three distinct but connected practice areas : debt capital markets, derivatives and securitisation.
You will have the opportunity to work on a wide variety of complex transactions from termsheet stage through to post-closing.
This is a busy transactional department and presents the perfect opportunity to gain some excellent legal experience at one of the most highly regarded firm in the City.
Key aspects of the role are :
Reviewing and commenting on draft documents
Collating comments received on documents, assisting in amending documents and proof reading
Completing client due diligence checklists
Assisting with closings (preparation of execution versions, managing closing processes)
Conducting discrete research assignments
Skills and Experience Required
Evidence of previous paralegal experience, ideally gained within a City law firm
Must have LLB law (or non-law degree) and either passed the CPE, LPC, BVC, LLM or equivalent
High levels of computer literacy and competence
Proven forward planning skills and the ability to manage own workload and prioritise workloads effectively
Research skills, particularly internet research
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Flexibility and a flexible approach to working hours
Excellent personal presentation, articulate and professional
Positive, committed and prepared to use initiative and learn
Ability to take responsibility
Ability to deal with people at all levels
Good attention to detail and problem solver
Excellent attention to detail
At Norton Rose Fulbright we welcome receiving direct candidate applications via our careers page.
If you would like to ask any specific questions beforehand, please contact Kirran Gill at
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