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Solicitor - Restructuring and Insolvency

Posted 9 March by Heat Recruitment
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Salary icon Salary negotiable
Location icon Manchester , Lancashire



Leading legal firm based in Manchester has an opportunity for a junior Solicitor to join their Restructuring and Insolvency team.

You will be a qualified solicitor with 1+ years PQE and be able to undertake contentious and transactional restructuring and insolvency work.

Role details:

  • Provide advice to insolvency practitioners, business directors, banks and other lenders.
  • Explain clear and tailored advice to senior stakeholders.
  • Work on both corporate and personal insolvency cases.
  • Transactional work includes pre-packs, administrations, CVAs, and restructuring plans.
  • Contentious work includes actions for and against former directors and antecedent transactions.

Skills and experience:

  • Qualified solicitor with 1+ years PQE.
  • Able to handle a caseload with minimal supervision.
  • Have a good understanding of risk management issues.
  • Financial management skills.
  • Business development skills and client facing experience.
  • Strong drafting and advocacy skills.
  • Technical legal knowledge.

On offer:

  • Competitive and negotiable salary and benefits package.
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays and Christmas shut down as extra.
  • Active social and charitable communities within the office.
  • Progression and development opportunities with promotion pathways.


If you are currently a newly qualified solicitor and you are considering a career move and would like to discuss this role apply online for immediate consideration.


Leading legal firm based in Manchester has an opportunity for a junior Solicitor to join their Restructuring and Insolvency team.

You will be a qualified solicitor with 1+ years PQE and be able to undertake contentious and transactional restructuring and insolvency work.

Role details:

  • Provide advice to insolvency practitioners, business directors, banks and other lenders.
  • Explain clear and tailored advice to senior stakeholders.
  • Work on both corporate and personal insolvency cases.
  • Transactional work includes pre-packs, administrations, CVAs, and restructuring plans.
  • Contentious work includes actions for and against former directors and antecedent transactions.

Skills and experience:

  • Qualified solicitor with 1+ years PQE.
  • Able to handle a caseload with minimal supervision.
  • Have a good understanding of risk management issues.
  • Financial management skills.
  • Business development skills and client facing experience.
  • Strong drafting and advocacy skills.
  • Technical legal knowledge.

On offer:

  • Competitive and negotiable salary and benefits package.
  • 25 days holidays plus bank holidays and Christmas shut down as extra.
  • Active social and charitable communities within the office.
  • Progression and development opportunities with promotion pathways.


If you are currently a newly qualified solicitor and you are considering a career move and would like to discuss this role apply online for immediate consideration.

Required skills

  • 1
    Insolvency
  • 1
    Law
  • 1
    Law Firm
  • 1
    Legal
  • 1
    Restructuring

Application question

Are you a UK qualified solicitor?

Reference: 52008255

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