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Corporate Solicitor Apprenticeship with Kuit Steinart Levy LLP

Employer
BPP PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION
Location
M3 2RD, Manchester
Salary
£442 per week
Closing date
24 Aug 2022

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Specialism
Legal
Sector
Law
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Degree
Start Date
September
Duration
24 months+
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Job Details

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the renowned corporate team at Kuits. We advise on all aspects of corporate transactions for our clients, including raising money privately and publicly, acquiring and disposing of businesses, and all manner of corporate structures for your business. We are also on hand for day–to-day corporate governance and compliance advice.

  • Assisting on M&A transactions, including compiling or reviewing replies to due diligence enquiries, drafting disclosure letters and preparing ancillary documents (board minutes etc)
  • Assisting on non-transactional work, including drafting ancillary documents, share exchange agreements, buy-back agreements, shareholders agreements and articles
  • Opening files and drafting engagement letters
  • Drafting emails/letters to clients for review by fee earners
  • Carrying out company searches and other completion searches
  • Carrying out filings at Companies House and HMRC
  • Researching points of law as requested by fee earners
  • Carrying out company formations
  • Contributing to the department’s precedent team
  • Attending internal departmental training sessions

Training Provided

As a Solicitor apprentice with BPP, you will complete the Solicitor Level 7 Apprenticeship. Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, you to be awarded with the Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

Your Level 7 apprenticeship shall be delivered by a blend of online and face-to-face from BPP [alongside our award-winning internal training]. Coupled with the on-the-job learning, completion of the apprenticeship will lead to obtaining your solicitor qualification.

Duration

Initial 3 month FTC. Apprenticeship: 30 months

Skills & Personal Qualities

  • Good standard of IT Literacy as expected in an office environment – in particular MS Office
  • Previous experience of working in a law firm highly desirable
  • Fluent written and verbal language skills
  • excellent telephone manner
  • the ability to plan and manage own workload
  • attention to detail.
  • Must have the ability to work well with others and not be shy around clients!

Qualifications Required

  • A minimum of 2:1 in a Law degree (or equivalent)
  • GDL

Future Prospects

Following successful conclusion of FT role as paralegal there is the opportunity to enrol onto the graduate solicitor apprentice programme which will provide the opportunity to study for SQE 1 and SQE2 whilst working as a paralegal within the corporate department. The ultimate aim will be for the individual to qualify into the corporate team and, subject to staffing needs at the time, post-qualification to begin permanent employment as a corporate solicitor at Kuits.

Other information

Please ensure that you apply for the position as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The closing date is a rough guideline as to when an advert will close. The advert may close before the given closing date if the employer has filled the position(s). 

BPP have a dedicated team who support students with disabilities, learning difficulties, health conditions and wellbeing. Please contact us at apprenticeshipapplications@bpp.com if you have any queries or would like more.

Company

About BPP Professional Apprenticeships

BPP is one of the UK’s largest providers of professional apprenticeship training. They work closely with some of the UK’s leading employers including RBS, EY and Starbucks to create unique opportunities for apprentices.

Who Are BPP Professional Apprenticeships?

BPP have been delivering professional qualifications for over 40 years. Training over 80,000 leaners each year, across areas including law, management, accountancy, insurance, banking, nursing, healthcare and more.

What BPP Professional Apprenticeships Offers

BPP's programmes are developed in partnership with employers and respected professionals. Their programmes offer recognised professional qualifications, with a clear pathway from one level to the next – all the way up to chartered status. Regardless of position, almost anyone can get involved. From entry-level talent, to the most senior leaders. Through an apprenticeship you’ll have the opportunity to develop a stronger, wider and deeper skill set. 

Training

Once you’re on your apprenticeship, you will be surrounded by BPP’s experts. Including dedicated Coaches who will support you through your journey, and Tutors who will provide their expertise on your chosen course. BPP’s flexible delivery blends digital learning with a face-to-face approach, and in some cases peer-to-peer learning, to help minimise disruption in your working environment.

Find Us
Website
Telephone
0161 244 6471
Location
BPP 5TH FLOOR, ST JAMES' BUILDING
79 OXFORD STREET
MANCHESTER
MANCHESTER
GREATER MANCHESTER
M1 6FQ
GB
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