The successful candidate will be based in Johannesburg and have the following duties :
Scoping, pricing and setting-up new matters, briefing the team and supervising the team to ensure delivery / execution of matters on time and within budgets.
Co-ordinating business development activities for the ALT Corporate practice in South Africa and attending client meetings, pitches and events, to represent ALT and helping to expand our offering in the South African market, as well as working closely with the Senior Managers in the UK on regional business development initiatives.
Maintains an up-to-date knowledge of relevant areas of law, providing technical excellence across the corporate practice, as well as responsible for the learning and development needs of the rest of the ALT Corporate team in Johannesburg.
Takes the lead in seeking to improve our processes and offer innovative solutions to clients including (but not limited to) enhancing legal service delivery through the use of legal technology tools (e.
g. artificial intelligence for DD).
Liaising with clients and teams elsewhere in the firm as required on fee-earning or other projects.
The Successful Applicant
The Successful candidate will be based in Johannesburg and will have the following attributes :
Admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa.
7+ years' PQE gained in the corporate practice area (or equivalent).
Proven experience of supervising and running a corporate team and experience across a range of corporate disciplines.
What's on Offer
Competitive Market related offer
Contact : Sarah-Jane McStay+27 11 303 8300 Senior Corporate Attorney From email