Banking & Finance Lawyer - 7+ PQE - Guernsey

Ref: 286 Date Posted: Tuesday 02 Apr 2024

Salary from £120,000 - £140,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits (20% Tax)
This top tier Channel Islands and international offshore law firm has an excellent new opportunity for an experienced Banking & Finance lawyer to join their busy and thriving practice on Guernsey in a Senior Counsel position. Their highly rated team fields extensive expertise in fund finance, asset finance (including real estate, aviation and shipping) and M&A finance, and acts for an impressive list of international lenders and borrowers, including premier banks, UK financial institutions and alternative sponsors, on high-level international deals across these areas. The role provides a superb career opportunity for generalist banking lawyers and also to individuals seeking to break from more specialist banking practices and broaden their experience on interesting and varied high-level international deals. Working alongside two leading partners in the field, the position will involve playing a key role in helping to further develop the Guernsey B&F practice to become one of the market leaders in the Channel Islands; as such, it will carry a high level of autonomy and offers excellent long term career potential. Applicants should ideally be UK, Commonwealth or Offshore qualified lawyers, with first rate technical legal skills and a commercial and client-centric approach to practice; experience of Guernsey or other offshore markets, while beneficial, is not essential. The position also offers an attractive, low tax salary package, along with the fantastic lifestyle benefits that come with living and working in the Channel Islands. Don't miss this stand-out offshore opportunity. Please apply now for further details!