Supervising Associate - Banking
Simmons & Simmons LLP
12d ago


Our international banking team operates as a global fully-integrated practice acting for banks, government agencies and corporates on some of the most complex and innovative transactions worldwide.

Our expertise includes acquisition and bid finance, real estate finance, structured finance, syndicated lending, secured lending, project finance, trade finance, asset finance and workouts and restructurings.

Our team works to ensure that banking transactions proceed quickly and effectively, with the minimum of fuss. Our position as a world class law firm, with a finance practice covering all facets of debt, structured lending and securities issues, enables us to put any transaction into the right context and provide the services which are appropriate to it.

The team has 127 staff, including 37 partners. Our lawyers advise on global banking issues, operating from the following locations : Abu Dhabi, Amsterdam, Brussels, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, London, Madrid, Milan, Paris, Hong Kong and Tokyo.

The client base of the Banking team is predominately banks, investment funds and high end borrower work, much of which is headline making.

Much of our lender and borrower work falls in line with the firm’s sector approach and we have developed a strong reputation acting in the Asset Management, TMT, Life Sciences and the Energy and Infrastructure sectors as specialist lender / borrower counsel, as well as continuing the more traditional lending work for the bank client base.

The role :

We are seeking a Supervising Associate to work alongside the partners based in Bristol, London and the international Banking group.

The UK Banking team works seamlessly across Bristol and London.

The successful candidate will have good range of both transactional and general banking experience, ideally gained from working within an international or leading regional firm.

  • The features that mark us out from our competitors are : a reputation for attentive service, providing commercial solutions, the quality of our relationships with leading financial institutions;
  • and a very strong commercial and investment bank based practice.

    The firm provides a wide range of benefits including an emphasis on agile working.

    Person specification :

  • Excellent academics.
  • Applicants will ideally be 3-4 PQE, which will have been gained at another international or leading regional firm.
  • Strong client focus with an ability and willingness to get actively involved in marketing and business development.
  • Commercially driven.
  • Able to work effectively as part of a diverse and inclusive team.
  • Flexibility and a willingness to work additional hours on occasion as required.
  • This role will be based in our London office and a competitive salary is on offer. For further information about this role, please see the Simmons & Simmons website.

    Applications close on 26 November 2018.

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