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This major regional law firm has a reputation as one of the quality corporate practices with a client list including major plcs. Their Birmingham corporate team is smaller than those of the traditional "big five" but offers a quality of resource that means they can offer a credible service to run very substantial transactions together with the better working environment and greater personal freedom offered in such a firm.
Due to the success of the firm overall in 2010 and a clear impetus to drive growth in their corporate business, the firm now has a defined opening for an established corporate partner to lead the department.
The successful applicant will be the public face of the corporate practice in Birmingham, playing a pivotal role in developing the profile of the team through networking, client development and marketing.
In addition, you will drive a busy and well-integrated corporate team advising on the full spectrum of transactional and corporate finance work including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and private equity matters, whilst playing a key role in mapping client business development and marketing initiatives on a broader scale.
Applications are invited from established partners looking for the opportunity to embrace the full autonomy of running a substantial Birmingham based corporate unit. You can expect the full support and backing of your fellow partners and the Board, as well as the resources necessary to allow you to make a significant impact in taking the department to the next level.
The firm expects this role wll be an equity partner appointment.