Restructuring Insolvency Legal Director

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Location London , Greater London
Sector Legal
Salary £110,000 - £150,000 Per Annum
Type Permanent
Consultant Sarah Beard
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A leading City law firm have an opening for a Legal Director in their Restructuring and Insolvency Group.

This role would really suit a Senior Associate / Counsel with at least 6 years PQE ready to take the next step in their career. If you are in process of building your own practice and would like further progression with a law firm that boast an exemplary reputation for restructuring and insolvency work, please get in touch.

The Opportunity:

This elite Legal 500 ranked law firm are recognised as Tier 1 in many practice areas across their expert groups.

The Restructuring & Insolvency Group has seen rapid growth in recent years and due to an influx of new work, they now have a business need for an experienced lawyer to join as Legal Director and take a leading role in developing clients within the Group.

There will be a busy caseload for you to take on, as well as bringing your own clients with you into the firm.

You will have exposure to all aspects of financial restructuring, special situations, insolvency, distressed situation matters and much more. A large proportion of the work will have a cross border element, and you must be adept in working with local counsel on complex matters across different jurisdictions worldwide.


  • 6+ PQE Experienced Restructuring and Insolvency Lawyer
  • Strong eye for detail and excellent client management skills
  • Experience in a comparable City law firm handling high quality matters
  • Strong leadership and business development skills

This is a rare opportunity with a law firm widely recognised as a global heavyweight firm with a fantastic reputation. You will come in as Legal Director, picking up a busy caseload to compliment your own practice and will be on a clear track through to Partnership as you progress in the role.