Senior Associate- Corporate Commercial M & A

Synopsis

An international Law Firm based in Sandton is looking for a Senior Associate in their Corporate Commercial department experienced in Mergers and Acquisitions takeovers.


Minimum Requirements

Must have an LLB degree

Must be an admitted attorney

Must have a strong academic record

4-6 years PQE in Corporate Commercial M & A

A thorough knowledge of the law

Experience in commercial transactions, drafting various types of commercial agreements and company law

Strong analytical skills

Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)


Role Description

The role will involve drafting commercial agreements, the provision of opinions and corporate related work on mergers and acquisitions and JSE related work.

The successful candidate will be expected to assume responsibility for working closely with clients, as well as managing elements of various transactions.

Key responsibilities


Assisting with negotiating and drafting of various commercial agreements and corporate documents
Researching law and drafting opinions
Advising on mergers and acquisitions, and other commercial transactions
Undertaking due diligence investigations
Attending to smaller matters, and larger matters, independently


City: Sandton

Salary: Market Related (Negotiable On Experience)

Duration: Permanent