US Associate/LLM Graduate Class 2019-2016


London/New York

Job type



2-4 years


Top Market



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Job description

We are acting for an elite New York firm which has offices internationally, including a strong European presence. The London office serves as its European hub with a full service office, driven by its corporate, leveraged finance and restructuring teams.

A strategic decision to grow the High Yield team has been taken by the firm, and there are opportunities for US qualified associates at a number of levels.

A pressing need is for a junior level Associate. They will consider those that have completed the LLM and sponsor them to complete their Bar exams. They will also consider those that are admitted to the New York bar, class 2016 - 2019 (or equivalent). The role involves advising the firm's clients in areas including complex, 114a High Yield debt transactions; tender offers; debt workouts; corporate governance amongst other things.

The right hire will be working at a top tier law practice with an established High Yield offering, or has recently graduated with an LLM. The team is new and growing and over the long-term there are strong prospects on offer.