Urban Recruitment

Associate Lawyer - Financial Services

(3+ years of experience)

Posted: Thursday November 5th, 2020
Closing Date: Friday December 4th, 2020
Salary Range: Competitive

Our client, a leading and award-winning business law firm, is now in the market for a mid to senior level, highly skilled and qualified Financial Services Associate to join their exclusive team of experts in their Calgary office.

Our client offers a very high level of work flow from a busy, highly functioning and highly motivated group. Our client is offering lots of room for advancement and operates at a truly national level. They have been described by several legal publications as the best Financial Services group in Calgary and their overall national group is second to none. Our client has excellent support at the junior level so there is no expectation to do the junior work.

Qualifications and Attributes:

  • 3 to 8 years of private practice experience working in financial services with a reputable law firm; 
  • Specific transactional practice experience in syndicated lending, leveraged finance, infrastructure finance, structured finance, and securitizations would be considered to be an asset;
  • A breadth and depth of technical legal knowledge, excellent business judgement, and strong analytical and drafting skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills, strong initiative, and the ability to work well on a variety of teams;
  • Canadian qualified.

Our client is offering the following:

  • Competitive base salary, our client's compensation package ranks them at the top of all salary survey's.
  • Exceptional bonus incentive program.
  • Health benefits
  • Educational incentives.
  • Opportunity to work with and be mentored by the top financial services lawyers in the country.
  • Future partnership opportunities.

Interested applicants are asked to forward their resume in confidence to Stacy Cowan at: stacy@urbanlegal.ca

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