Solicitor/Senior Solicitor (NQ – 2 years PQE) | Banking & Funds

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Burness Paull is one of Scotland’s premier law firms with offices of equal size and strength across Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, serving clients in Scotland, the UK and globally.

We are looking to recruit a Solicitor/Senior Solicitor (NQ-2 years PQE) for the market leading Banking and Funds team in our Edinburgh office. The successful candidate will work alongside all of our Banking and Funds partners.

This role will involve working on a range of matters relating to:

1.         fund structuring and formation, issues arising during the lifetime of funds and fund investment work, including primary and secondary transactions;

2.         funds finance; and

3.         general corporate and acquisition finance and real estate finance, working for a wide range of borrowers and lenders.

However, the most important qualities the candidate will have are the ability to learn, to work hard, to work as a team and to be willing to take responsibility.

There may be opportunities for domestic and/or international client secondments.

You must be pragmatic and results-focussed, and be able to work under pressure and to tight timescales as a member of our team. We are looking for candidates with a positive attitude, a focus on quality and a determination to provide a first-class service.

This is a great opportunity to join a leading team in a successful, growing firm. At Burness Paull we look for style, ambition, innovation, passion and focus.

To apply for this position please send a copy of your CV and covering letter to If you would like to discuss the role in more detail, please contact Michelle MacPherson on 01224 261 286.

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12 June 2020
Solicitor/Senior Solicitor