Associate Civil Law Notary

Term: Permanent
Department: Corporate
Location: Amsterdam
The Team

The lawyers and civil-law notaries of the Amsterdam office of Fieldfisher primarily focus on providing the best quality legal services acting as a real team. We act for a wide range of clients especially active in the sectors Technology and Renewable Energy from multinational companies and to technology scale-ups and investors. 

The civil-law notaries are well known for their expertise in corporate and finance transactions in these sectors and for their experience in cross-border transactions. Due to continued firm growth, we are looking to recruit a talented civil-law notary candidate who has recently completed (or expects to soon complete) their professional training course in notarial practice to join this market leading team.

Responsibilities

Working closely with the partners and involving high levels of direct client contact, the work will include:

  • M&A and capital market projects
  • International Business Structuring projects for overseas clients
  • Joint ventures
  • Corporate governance structuring

Drafting a variety of notarial deeds and other corporate documents including sale and purchase agreements, loan agreements, subscription and shareholder agreements, articles of association and regulations

Key Skills & Experience
  • Qualified civil-law notary candidate
  • Completed professional training course in notarial practice (or expecting to complete soon)
  • A confident and professional manner
  • Fluent in English at a professional working standard including translating legal documents; other language skills would be viewed as an added plus point
  • Excellent communication skills
  • An open mind
  • Team work oriented

The Firm

Fieldfisher is a European law firm with market leading practices in many of the world's most dynamic sectors. We are an exciting, forward-thinking organisation with a particular focus on technology, finance & financial services and energy & natural resources.

Our growing European network of offices supports an international client base alongside our Silicon Valley, Beijing, Guangzhou and Shanghai teams. Among our clients, we count social media companies and high street coffee chains through to pharmaceutical, life sciences and medical devices companies, energy suppliers, banks and FTSE 100 companies. Clients choose to work with us because we deliver commercial, pragmatic and innovative solutions through our exceptional legal expertise and experience, on time and on budget.

We have more than 1,500 associates spread over twenty-five locations, with offices in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, France, Germany, Ireland, Italy, Spain, UK, China and the US - Silicon Valley. We operate as a true international firm and provide highly commercial advice based on an in-depth understanding of our clients' needs.

How to Apply

Please send your curriculum vitae and cover letter by e-mail to AmsterdamHR@fieldfisher.com with “Associate CLN" in the subject line.

Fieldfisher aims to ensure equality of opportunity and we are actively working towards improving the diversity of our staff.  All applications will only be considered on merit and the applicant's suitability to meet the requirements of the role