Business Rescue Associate ~ LEGCA32301

Synopsis

Our client is a reputable Sandton based law firm looking to employ an Senior Associate in their Business Rescue and Insolvency department.

The ideal candidate must be a passionate and seasoned Litigation Attorney with business rescue and insolvency experience. His/her purpose is to identify key legal issues and to deliver appropriate, timely, realistic and high quality solutions

Experience in the following key areas preferable:

Business Rescue, Insolvency and restructuring

Dispute Resolution

Arbitrations

International jurisdictional matters

Commercial litigation


Minimum Requirements

Minimum 2+ years post articles substantive experience

Law degree from a recognised tertiary institution.

SA qualified and admitted attorney (essential).

Tertiary diploma or certificate course in insolvency and/or business rescue - An advantage

Working knowledge of procedural requirements of civil litigation and arbitration


Role Description

Consulting with client and counsel.

Providing high quality legal advice to clients.

Attending to legal research.

Drafting legal opinions, pleadings and correspondence.

Preparing cases for trial or arbitration.

Commercial litigation pertaining to companies/close corporations in liquidation or business rescue.

Understanding of financial statements and insight into companies affairs, business, property and financial situation.

Drafting and issuing legal opinions relevant to insolvency and business rescue. Undertaking the legal work to the highest professional and client care standards.


City: Sandton

Salary: TBD

Duration: Permanent