Junior Corporate/ M&A Lawyer (M/F)
K&L Gates Volckrick

K&L Gates Volckrick is the Luxembourg office of K&L Gates, a global law firm with more than 40 offices located in key capital cities and world commercial and financial centers across five continents. 

Our broad platform offers clients local market knowledge and access to both national and international capabilities. With the combined knowledge, resources, talent, and experience of more than 1,800 lawyers, our global reach extends beyond our office locations to areas such as Africa, India, and Latin America.

K&L Gates Volckrick is advising its clients in the fields of Asset Management & Investment Funds, Banking & Financial Services, Corporate/ M&A, Asset Finance & Securitization, Real Estate and Private Equity.

We are close to our clients and committed to create value and help them achieve their objectives. We are always prepared to go the extra mile and push hard to deliver results.

More than a law firm, we form a dynamic, tight-knit community, working hard and playing even harder together.

We are seeking to recruit a number of talented professionals in Luxembourg.

We are looking for people sharing our values: excellence, commitment, involvement, dedication to clients and respect.

Junior Corporate/ M&A Lawyer (M/F)

Your profile:

  • You hold a Master Degree in Law (LLM or similar degree will be considered as an advantage) and are a qualified lawyer, admitted to the Luxembourg bar;

  • You have at least 2 years’ experience practicing Corporate law in Luxembourg both in advisory and transactional matters;

  • You are motivated, responsive, willing to learn and to deliver high quality legal advice. An outgoing personality, pro-activity, attention to detail and efficiency are qualities we value highly;

  • You have excellent communication and teamwork skills;

  • You have an excellent working proficiency of both oral and written English and French or German. Knowledge of any other EU-spoken language will be regarded as a plus.

Your role:

  • You will be responsible for advising clients on a variety of corporate law matters and assist with M&A transactions;

  • You will liaise directly with the partners and be involved in all relevant aspects of the files you are working on;

  • You will work closely with the clients, anticipate their needs and help delivering out-of-the-box solutions;

  • Your advice will be pragmatic and tailored, and shall take into account both legal and commercial issues as well as the client’s objectives and constraints.

What we offer:

  • Be part of the development of the Luxembourg office

  • Benefit from a lot of autonomy in your work while working directly with the partners and receiving day to day training 

  • Work on interesting files and interact with the other departments and offices of the firm - we promote a client-centric rather than silo approach

  • Enjoy a superior work-life balance - we are trusted legal advisors, not robots, and our firm is not a legal factory

  • Become a member of a friendly tight-knit community

  • Benefit from a highly competitive compensation package

We offer excellent career development, an inclusive working culture and the opportunity to work in a progressive and challenging work environment.

We aim at creating an exciting and rewarding place to work.

We encourage continual professional development and are keen to promote our people based on merits!

If you are interested in this position, please send your application to Mathieu Volckrick, Managing Partner.

All applications will be treated strictly confidentially.