job / parttime banking and funds psl (professional support lawyer) 4016

Part-Time Banking & Funds PSL (Professional Support Lawyer) - Edinburgh

Legal - Legal
Ref: 4016 Date Posted: Monday 14 Oct 2019
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A rare opportunity has become available for a Professional Support Lawyer to join the Banking & Funds team within this leading Scottish independent law firm. This is a p-time role and would suit applicants looking to work around 21 hours/week and could be based in Glasgow or Edinburgh.

Working as a senior and experienced PSL in the Banking & Funds division, the successful candidate will be responsible for all knowledge management aspects of banking law.
The role will encompass all training needs, principally arranging and, where appropriate, leading training at trainee, junior assistant and full division level; ensuring that the lawyers are kept up to date with all
relevant legal developments; undertaking bespoke research tasks for transactional and non-transaction matters and drafting and maintaining the precedents required by the division.

The role will also involve some firm-wide training of the trainees as part of the PEAT 2 programme. As a member of the PSL team, the role will also involve working with the other PSLs in the firm to ensure sharing of information as required by other divisions, as well as consistency of knowledge and excellence throughout the firm.

Applicants must have a minimum of 4-5 years of PQE gained in a Banking & Finance team within another large commercial law firm.

To find out more, please contact Jill Cowan on 07931 811 330 or apply with your CV online.