An open and energetic atmosphere and a personal approach - at Simmons & Simmons Luxembourg, we like to do things differently.
Yes, we're part of an international network with offices in 15 countries, but our approach is entrepreneurial, innovative and all about putting people at the center.
We're a team of 35 amazing people, servicing clients within the Asset Management & Investment Funds and Financial Institutions sectors.
Having the benefit of Simmons & Simmons' unique position advising some of the world's leading companies, Financial Institutions, Funds and Supranational Organisations, the firm provides its clients with a premium sector-focused advice.
What about the team ?
Composed of a multicultural and dynamic group of experts having a vast experience in advising clients, our banking department specialises amongst others in syndicated lending, investment grade, leveraged acquisition finance and debt restructuring Take the opportunity to join a fast growing department that will enable you to grow and work in a diverse environment on cross-border matters.
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-level Banking Lawyer - Permanent full time position
Your Role :
Representing financial institutions, corporates and funds in financing transactions : secured or unsecured financing or refinancing, with a focus on funds finance, project finance and real estate.
Be involved in drafting, reviewing and negotiating varied types of contracts and legal documents in a broad range of transactional and advisory work;
Interact continuously to understand deals and projects, define and scope work, advise on resourcing options, structuring, negotiating and closing commercial finance transactions.
Take part in internal and external presentations and be involved in legal publications;
Lead, manage and mentor junior lawyers;
Conduct and coordinate legal research;
Participate in client meetings and build 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;
Winning clients and work is not just the job of senior lawyers. We expect you to be entrepreneurial and business minded .
Be involved in business development and create your own relationships with clients;
From day one, you will be slotted in to have a chance to make a real difference through the work you do; and we will support you with legal and soft-skills trainings ;
An international and multi-cultural team and a focus on team work ;
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;
Involvement in local and international initiatives and pro bono activities;
You will be guided and supervised by experienced colleagues.
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.
Simmons & Simmons Luxembourg LLP