Wednesday , November 29 2023

KPMG Summer Internship – Legal Counsel

Website KPMG

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Commercial and Corporate lawyer to work as part of our collegiate team. The role involves advising senior stakeholders (including Board-level executives) on a wide range of legal, risk and commercial issues with a focus on complex transactions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Manage more junior members of the team (including paralegals) where required.
  • Provide legal support in relation to any entity disposals or acquisitions the firm may make;
  • Provide legal support in relation to real estate transactions undertaken by the firm;
  • Provide training to our legal offshore centre in relation to complex contracting and wider corporate law matters;
  • Create materials and playbooks in order to provide efficiencies in relation to complex contracting;
  • Advise on, draft and negotiate, complex, high value contracts (up to £100M);
  • Advise in relation to regulatory matters and take responsibility for ensuring compliance;
  • Provide legal support on intellectual property matters including disputes and managing KPMG’s trademark portfolio; and
  • Advise senior KPMG stakeholders on a variety of legal matters, outlining identified risk, preferred outcomes and suggested solutions in order to protect, navigate and anticipate issues for the firm;

Job Requirements

  • Commercial awareness and effective risk management skills;
  • Experience of managing people;
  • Experience of advising on and implementing corporate governance.
  • Experienced in providing legal advice to senior stakeholders within a professional services firm;
  • Excellent technical legal skills and a broad knowledge of commercial, corporate and contract law;
  • Experience of advising on multi-jurisdictional legal transactions; and
  • Experience of dealing with regulators;

Job Details:

Company: KPMG

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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