• Full Time
  • Sandton

Website Redline Recruitment

Senior Associate Needed for Law Firm based in Sandton 

Salary: R450 000- R550 000 CTC P/A

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • LLB Degree
  • Must be an Admitted Attorney
  • 3 – 4 years minimum proven experience in a business law practice environment
  • Studying towards or with a Masters in either Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Business Law and Company Law.

FUNCTIONS:

  • The candidate will be required to perform the following functions:
  • Advising company executives and the board of directors
  • Advising of acquisitions and disposals
  • Handling due diligence and corporate investigations
  • Drafting review interpretation and vetting of contracts
  • Negotiation of contracts
  • Drafting legal opinions or memorandum of advice
  • Providing company secretariat support to businesses
  • Providing regulatory advice to businesses
  • Corporate law and general business advisory
  • Handling and advising on business financing or capital raising transactions
  • Factual and legal input on corporate disputes handled by the litigation department
  • Conducting legal research and drafting internal offices memorandums when required and memorandums of advice or updates to clients
  • Drawing and compiling briefs to Advocates and or consultants and consulting or briefing them
  • Corporate law advice and general business Advisory based on the Companies Act and regulations, and related legislation to the transaction in issue
  • Drafting legal opinions on corporate and commercial law including drafting resolutions and other necessary documents required by the Companies Act and shareholders Agreement and or MOI’s
  • Consultations and taking instruction from clients in the office, clients’ office or any other place as arranged with the client
  • Due Diligence and drafting Reports
  • Attending to general litigation matters or litigation arising from corporate and commercial matters handled
  • Drafting, reviewing, vetting and negotiating all contracts our clients are entering into and representing clients as an advisor in commercial transactions such as the acquisition or sale of shares or any other assets
  • Drafting monthly reports to clients and reporting orally on matters to the director
  • Banking and Finance work
  • Posting of time for hours worked on GhostPractice daily
  • Negotiation of agreements and advising on Funding transactions such as Preference Shares, Loan Agreements, Security documents, Project Finance, and many such funding transactions.

Send CVs to: redlinerecruitmentcvs@gmail.com

To apply for this job email your details to michelle@redlinerecruitment.co.za