Corporate Senior Associate 5+ PQE - JAG Shaw Baker

West End, London
Top UK rates
25 Oct 2017
24 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

JAG Shaw Baker, a high quality boutique corporate law firm continues its remarkable success story and goes from strength to strength and is keen to continue its growth. Based in Mayfair, London the firm boasts a team of entrepreneurial, highly experienced lawyers specialising in work primarily in the emerging technologies, life sciences, digital and clean tech sectors. The firm’s client base includes a number of key venture capital firms and major Family Offices, investee companies, management teams and other equity and debt providers.

The firm focuses on venture and growth capital equity financings and associated scale-up and exit work as well as having a full service IP team. Within just a few years the firm has built a stellar reputation and is focused on giving corporate and commercial advice in high growth industries such as technology, media, Fintech, internet, cleantech, life sciences and FMCG to investors, companies and entrepreneurs.

The key rainmakers within the firm have continued to gain significant traction in the market with the firm completing a huge number of market leading transactions last year. They currently find themselves extremely busy with an exceptionally strong deal pipeline. As a result they are keen to recruit additional resource in order to execute existing deal work.

The firm is able to offer a unique professional environment with a flat structure, significant client contact, outstanding quality of work with the firm finding itself regularly against the bigger and international law firms and crucially a genuine focus on you career progression and personal development.

Senior Corporate Associate 5+ PQE
You will be an ambitious senior associate looking to take the next step in your career and perhaps looking to do something a little different and crucially, looking for an entrepreneurial environment. The firm is looking to hire an exceptional senior level associate to assist on M&A and general corporate work. Knowledge of venture capital work and technology transactions is an advantage but is not required.

You will have experience of leading transaction execution and liaising directly with clients. You will be a team player capable of leadership within a genuinely collegiate and collaborative professional environment.

This is an excellent opportunity for a driven senior associate looking for high levels of responsibility and the opportunity to work on market leading transactions within a genuine high class corporate boutique that is renowned for its strong culture. You would join a dynamic and growing team with the opportunity to further your career as this firm takes career development extremely seriously as it continues to grow its partnership. For more senior candidates we are able to offer outstanding career opportunities including Partner Designate and possibly Immediate Partnership under the right circumstances. 

Please note our PQE/salary levels act purely as a guide and we will consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills and knowledge necessary to fulfil the role.

If you are interested in discussing this opportunity further on a confidential basis, please apply now with a CV or contact our exclusively retained headhunter, Syed Nasser on 0203 709 4131. Email:

Due to the high volume of applications we receive for each of our roles we are unable to respond on an individual basis. If you have not received a response within 7 days of having submitted your details, it is likely that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Please note our PQE/salary levels act purely as a guide and we will consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills and knowledge necessary to fulfil the role.

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