Ref: GM1782

PQE: ,3-5 years PQE ,5-8 years PQE Area of Expertise: Private Practice Location: Milan

The Finance Restructuring team of this elite firm is looking to recruit a best in class mid/senior level restructuring associate to join their market leading team. The team is extremely busy and want to meet the most ambitious, capable and motivated restructuring lawyers in order to find the talent they need, to maintain their positon in the market and grow the practice over the coming years.

The firm is renowned and represent the market\’s most recognisable funds, multinationals, investment banks and global financial institutions. You will work under some of the most recognised practitioners in Italy. You will join a collaborative office who invest in their associates allowing them to develop in to market leading lawyers.

You will be part of the finance team of the firm, which focuses on acquisition of distressed assets in financial restructurings, and on debt-for-equity swaps. You will act for larges national and international clients to include Banks, liquidators, large listed clients, receivers, funds businesses etc. The ideal candidate will have specific experience on solvent and insolvent restructuring work, structuring the refinancing, acquisition finance, real estate finance, inter-creditor issues, and general banking/security work.

The successful candidate will have 5/6 years PQE, ideally gained in a top firm in Italy. You will be advising clients on a wide array of areas including debt and corporate restructurings, rescue financing, high yield bond restructuring, insolvency.

You must be technically excellent, you will be a team player with a strong client focussed approach, have a strong academic background and excellent communication and organisational skills. Fluent English is essential. Ideally you will be between the ages of 32-36 years old.