We are now looking for
AN ASSOCIATE TO OUR RESTRUCTURING & INSOLVENCY PRACTICE
to join our Helsinki office
Our Restructuring & Insolvency practice focuses primarily on engagements related to the legal administration of companies undergoing bankruptcy, restructuring, or liquidation as well as voluntary arrangements and workouts. We are efficient and able to achieve results in demanding insolvency cases both as an adviser to creditors and debtors as well as an administrator in assignments with both domestic and international aspects. We are also known for having a mandate in all the most important insolvency cases in Finland, and securing going concern valuations is a key focus in our work.
The professionals of our R&I practice are located at our Helsinki and Tampere offices, and several of our engagements involve lawyers from both offices. Restructuring and insolvency is considered to be one of the core practice areas within the firm, and our R&I practice is consistently ranked in the top tier in the most prestigious legal directories.
you to already have 2–4 years of work experience in the field of restructuring and insolvency. You are able to perform challenging tasks under pressure, and you enjoy working intensively on the most complex restructuring and insolvency related assignments on the market, always striving to excel in everything you do. You are aiming to become a great lawyer and also have a keen interest in dispute resolution, corporate law, and business in general.
As quality is always of the utmost importance in our work, you have demonstrated that you are capable of performing at a high level in your studies and/or early working life. Because of the type of work we handle, fluency in written and spoken Finnish and English is required.
WE OFFER YOU
an opportunity to work as an associate in a great team with some of the most demanding and innovative clients in the market. This means working with clients that value quality, personal attention, and business acumen.
Our practice is known for its emphasis on a good team spirit and a feel of collegiality, and we believe that a prerequisite for good client service and quality is that every member of our R&I team has a strong sense of loyalty and commitment to the team. Therefore, employee satisfaction is paramount to us. Despite our high criteria for performance, our working environment reflects our low hierarchy and joy at work.
We have committed our team to be second to none in each assignment, and we want our clients to feel that our team is always on top of each engagement and provides market-leading advice in any given situation. In order to meet this goal, we have made internal training and constant development a top priority for our team. We will constantly provide you with further training and skills, especially in the form of tailored in-house training modules, and guide you on your path to becoming an expert in the field of restructuring and insolvency.
AS AN EMPLOYER
we therefore strive to bring out the best in the members of our team. Our core values are succeeding together, respecting others, and taking pride in our work. These are at the heart of our approach to work. We understand the importance of a healthy work life balance and have created ways to actively assist you in achieving this goal. Your personal career path will be supported by our individualised mentoring, coaching, and supportive leadership initiatives.
HOW TO APPLY
Please fill out the application form by 7 May 2018. Applications are processed in the order in which they arrive, and positions may be filled before the end of the application period.
For additional information, please contact the Head of Restructuring & Insolvency practice, Robert Peldán, by email at email@example.com. You may also call Robert between 2 pm and 3.30 pm on 24 April 2018 at +358 50 341 5481.
More information about Borenius and our references is available at www.borenius.com
We are one of the largest and most experienced law firms in Finland. We have been providing high quality services in all areas of law since 1911. We employ over 100 lawyers at offices based in Helsinki, Tampere, St. Petersburg, and New York. We are ranked as a top tier firm by all leading legal directories.