Job title: Knowledge Lawyer - Corporate and M&A
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Law Firm
Salary type: Annual
Location: Dublin
Job published: 2021-11-30
Job ID: 32664

Job Description

Knowledge Lawyer – Corporate and M&A

 

Our client, a top-tier firm with offices in Ireland and other international locations has an opening for a Knowledge Lawyer to join their Corporate and M&A department. Great opportunity to work alongside top people in the industry with an outstanding reputation!

 

We are seeking an ambitious, strategically-minded Corporate and M&A lawyer with a proven record of excellence and success achieved in Ireland or overseas. This role will appeal to an expert in the Corporate and M&A area who wants to work with a great portfolio of clients

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Working with the Knowledge partner and fee-earners on appropriate knowledge management initiatives as they arise, for example, the capture of tacit knowledge in significant corporate and M&A transactions

  • To assist fee earners (and clients where appropriate) in respect of technical and/or practical legal issues raised by clients, and to assist in the development of position papers, toolkits, and other legal know-how

  • To take responsibility for the development and production of new precedents (to a standard that is partner sign-off level) and the maintenance generally of precedents

  • To play a proactive role in bringing knowledge BD ideas to the Corporate partner group and to collaborate with the Corporate partners in implementing these ideas

  • To capture and disseminate relevant legal knowledge to ensure that the collective expertise and knowledge of the group is understood and shared

  • To develop appropriate knowledge tools for the Corporate team that are aligned with and informed by the business needs of the team and its client base

  • To play a significant role in aligning Corporate knowledge with other departments, as appropriate

  • To collaborate with the client tech team and (data team), as appropriate, so as to ensure that Corporate is on top of relevant emerging technologies which might support the delivery of Corporate knowledge and legal services more generally

  • Participation in other knowledge management initiatives and projects, as appropriate and providing assistance to the knowledge partner and other knowledge lawyers regarding specific Know-How or Knowledge Management initiatives

  • Working with the Knowledge partner and fee-earners on appropriate knowledge management initiatives as they arise, for example, the capture of tacit knowledge in significant corporate and M&A transactions

  • Input and participation in internal and external training initiatives

  • To develop and promote the expertise of our Corporate and M&A team in the market including presenting to, and engaging directly with clients and at industry events as appropriate


Your profile

  • Legal degree with 5+ years of PQE
  • Practical, solutions-oriented with excellent commercial judgment.
  • Outstanding communicators with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Ambitious, personally driven with a strong work and team ethic.
  • Expert in Corporate and M&A area

 

Could this be the right opportunity for you? Please do not hesitate to send your CV to Pawel Galanty pawel.galanty@andersonwise.com to be considered for this recruitment process. Your application will be treated with the utmost discretion. 

 

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