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Banking and Finance Solicitor

Location: Auckland

Job Description

Flexible PQE

Russell McVeagh acts on significant and market-leading matters for some of New Zealand's largest and most influential organisations. We help shape New Zealand's commercial landscape and do so with some of the top commercial minds in the country.
At Russell McVeagh, we challenge ourselves to be leaders, not only in technical excellence, but in culture transformation in the legal industry. We are a dynamic network of legal specialists who are champions for our clients' strategic goals. We value difference and support all of our people to thrive.

Russell McVeagh's Banking & Finance team advises on all aspects of banking and finance law and financial regulation. The work on offer is diverse and is some of the most challenging and complex in the market.
This is an outstanding opportunity to work in a close-knit team with a supportive culture committed to developing your career. Our training is second to none. You will also have the opportunity to be part of exciting and innovative cultural initiatives as we grow, and evolve into the future.

We are looking for people who are great communicators with excellent interpersonal skills, professional, vibrant, engaged and energetic, with high levels of initiative and ambition. The successful candidate will be a creative thinker and problem-solver, who strives for excellence in all that they do, and enjoys providing the best service to our clients.
If you are a solicitor with general banking and finance experience or an interest in the area, we would love to hear from you.

Desired Skills and Experience

Ideally you will have experience in the some of the following areas

  • Syndicated and bilateral corporate finance and acquisition finance
  • Project and real estate finance
  • Debt capital markets (including securitisation)
  • Regulation of financial products and markets

We are looking for

  • A driven and ambitious individual
  • Great communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong academic results
  • Banking & Finance experience in private practice

How to apply

To apply, please submit you CV, a brief cover letter and copy of your transcript.

For more information, or a confidential chat, please email Judy Whiddett or call 09 367 8024.