Legal Analyst (Editorial Position)

Legal Analyst (Editorial Position)

Job Title: Legal Analyst (Editorial Position)
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: AHS-DB/LA
Contact Name: Alex Howard-Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 31, 2016 08:59

Job Description

A market leader of financial news, that supplies financial services institutions, hedge funds and PE houses with up to date information and analysis is currently seeking a Legal Analyst to join their London editorial team.

Due to the continued growth and success of the company, a position has now arisen for an experienced Lawyer to join their analytics team based in central London. Working closely with colleagues in New York, and journalists in the UK, the successful candidate will research and write reports on corporate/financial developments including distressed debt and restructuring issues.

The client base is non-legal so an ability to convey complex legal issues in a concise and easily digestible manner will be paramount.

The successful candidate will have:
* Qualified in the UK,
* Trained at a leading city or magic circle law firm,
* Significant experience with Restructuring & insolvency,
*Cross-border experience in multiple jurisdictions and knowledge of international restructuring and insolvency laws.
Duties will include:
* Monitoring and reporting on stressed and distressed situations across a host of industries,
*Conducting teleconferences and meetings with industry contacts including specialist lawyers and investment professionals,
* Analysing and writing articles on large scale restructures and relevant, contemporaneous cases law and rulings,
* Analysis and review of key individuals in the relevant areas of law,
*Occasional travel.

If you are interested in this position and would like to know more or apply - please email in the first instance.