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Job Title Mid/Senior Banking Lawyer (m/f)
Department Financial Markets
Role Advocaat
Job Location Luxembourg

Established since 2015 in the Grand Duchy, Simmons & Simmons Luxembourg services the requirements of its local and international clients in the Asset Management & Investment Funds and Financial Institutions sectors. Having the benefit of Simmons & Simmons's unique position advising some of the world's leading companies, financial institutions, asset managers investment funds, real estate actors and most innovative businesses, the firm provides its clients with a premium sector-focus advice.

Need a change? Interested in becoming a member of the dynamic and fast-expanding Luxembourg-based team of an international business law firm? We are looking for:

Mid/Senior Banking Lawyer (m/f) - Permanent full time position

Your Role:

  • Advising major financial institutions and funds and provide legal solutions banking work (from a transactional perspective);
  • Being involved in drafting, reviewing and negotiating varied types of contracts and legal documents in a broad range of transactional and advisory work covering: Debt capital, markets; Bank lending, structured finance; Securitisation; Real estate and fund financings; Green finance related matters;
  • Interacting continuously to understand deals and projects, define and scope work, advise on resourcing options and pricing and manage expectations
  • Leading, managing and mentoring junior lawyers;
  • Taking part in internal and external presentations and being involved in legal publications;
  • Conducting and coordinating legal research;
  • Participating in client meetings and building strong relationships with clients.

Your Profile:

  • Graduate from university in Law;
  • Experience in a Banking and/or Finance department of a Luxembourg law firm;
  • Admission to the Luxembourg Bar or any other European Bar;
  • Fluent in English and French; German and Luxembourgish are an asset but not a pre-requisite;
  • Strong analytical and synthetic skills, ability to provide practical guidance on complex topics;
  • Excellent communication skills and an ability to produce commercially astute advice.

We offer:

  • You will work on ground-breaking deals for top-tier clients. The range, calibre and international scope of our deal-flow is unique - and makes us stand out from our competitors;
  • From day one, you will be slotted in to have a chance to make a real difference through the work you do;
  • An international and multi-cultural team;
  • Access to training of legal and soft-skills;
  • The ability to grow your network, locally and internationally;
  • Possibility for client secondments and secondments to our international offices;
  • Working in an integrated international law firm on cross-border deals;
  • Be involved in business development and create your own relationships with clients;
  • Involvement in local and international initiatives and pro bono activities;
  • You will be guided and supervised by experienced colleagues;

Contact Information

If you feel that this job description corresponds to your skills and expectations, please do not hesitate to send your CV, together with a letter of introduction to LuxHR@simmons-simmons.com .

All applications will be treated strictly confidentially.

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