We are looking for
to our Helsinki office
Our market-leading Capital Markets practice is highly rated by both domestic and international capital markets participants as well as by leading international legal directories. Our initial public offerings (IPO) practice is one of the leading IPO practices on the Finnish market, and we have an active tender offer practice. In addition to IPOs, we have special expertise in debt capital markets instruments and we actively collaborate on the European high-yield markets as an AFME member firm. We also frequently advise on secondary equities offerings, such as rights offerings, directed share offerings and accelerated book-buildings. In addition, we advise our clients on a broad range of regulatory matters applicable to issuers and listed companies, financial institutions and other capital markets participants.
you to have relevant experience in the field of capital markets, financial regulation or public M&A. Ideally, you would have 3–5 years of experience from a law firm or financial institution. You should be eager to learn new things and possess a desire to exceed the expectations of our corporate, investment banking and private equity clients.
Quality is of the utmost importance in demanding assignments, which means that you must take pride in your work and always strive for an outstanding performance. Because of the type of work we handle, fluency in written and spoken Finnish is required, in addition to strong written and spoken English skills.
an opportunity to work as an associate in a great team with some of the most challenging and innovative clients in the market. This means working with clients that value quality, personal attention and business acumen. We will provide you with further training and skills, mainly in the form of tailored in-house training modules and specialised courses in Finland and abroad, that will enable you to become a leader in the capital markets field. We also have an active secondment programme through which you might have the possibility to work at a financial institution in Finland or abroad, or at a top tier international law firm in London or New York, for a set period of time. You might also have the opportunity to spend up to a year at our own New York office in Midtown Manhattan.
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 Capital Markets 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, low hierarchy and joy at work reflect our working environment
we believe that our success is measured by the success and gratification of our individual team members, and we therefore strive to bring the best out of our team members. 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 and supportive mentoring, coaching and leadership initiatives.
Please submit your application by 28 October 2018.
For additional information, please contact Partner Juha Koponen by telephone at +358 50 522 1162 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Established in 1911, Borenius Attorneys Ltd is one of the largest and most experienced law firms in Finland. We provide high quality services in all areas of law for our corporate clients. Borenius currently employs over 200 persons, of which about 110 are lawyers, located in offices in Helsinki, Tampere, St. Petersburg, and New York. We are ranked as a top tier firm by all leading legal directories.