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Senior Associate - Corporate Transactions, Glasgow

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20000351 Requisition #

Looking for your next step on the corporate career ladder? We are looking for a bright and commercially focused Senior Associate to join our highly regarded Corporate team. 

About the role
CMS’ international focus means that you will have the opportunity for cross border work and international transactions across key industry sectors as well as exposure to clients early on in your career. 
You will be responsible for a variety of work in a broad based role including; 
- Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity and General Corporate Advisory Work 
- Providing efficient professional support to partners 
- Developing professional client relationships 
- Supporting the wider team in developing business and raising the profile of the firm 
- Involvement in marketing events 
- Managing and supervising the work of others including trainees

About you
You will have excellent drafting skills and the ability to translate legal theory into practical advice. Due to the role being client facing you will need to have sound judgement and good interpersonal and consultancy skills. To meet the needs of the role, you will have an appropriate level of post qualification experience (we anticipate a minimum of 5PQE) in a law firm with good M&A exposure. The ability to communicate succinctly with clients is a must. 

About us

CMS is a Future Facing firm. With 75 offices in 43 countries and 4,800+ lawyers worldwide, we combine deep sector understanding with a global overview, giving us the ability not only to see what's coming, but to shape it.

CMS is well equipped to help our clients face the future with confidence. We are driven by technology and readily embrace the possibilities it opens up for developing new and better ways of delivering legal services. Our bold approach to a changing future ensures that we nurture our employees and recruit top talent.


Equal Opportunities
CMS is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment, to not only adhere to current employment law, but to harness the full potential of our staff and ensure that all individuals are treated fairly and with respect.  To meet this aim CMS endeavours to treat all staff and job applicants equally, on the basis of merit and the ability to do their job. Everybody will be treated equally regardless of race, colour, age, religion or belief, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital or civil partner status, ethnic or national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, and pregnancy or maternity status (“Protected Characteristics”).  Click here to see our Equal Opportunities statement.
All job applicants will be treated fairly and judged solely on their merits. If you have a disability which is likely to affect you adversely within the application process, please let us know (as soon as you feel comfortable to do so) so that we can consider whether we can make any adjustments to the process that will allow you to be considered fairly for the role.

How to apply

If you are interested please apply online. If you have any queries please contact TalentAcquisition@cms-cmno.com 

Please note that CMS have a preferred agency panel in place. Only applications submitted via the portal at the point of instruction will be accepted.

 

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