Professional Support Lawyer (PSL), Restructuring - 12 month FTC

DLA Piper
London, Manchester, Leeds or Birmingham
21 Feb 2018
29 Mar 2018
Role Classification
Contract Type
Experience Level
2-5yrs PQE, 5+ yrs PQE


Restructuring PSL – Maternity cover to end Feb 2019
London, Manchester, Leeds or Birmingham
Minimum 4+ PQE 

DLA Piper's Restructuring Group is one of the largest in the UK with an enviable client base.

As part of the firm's commitment to quality, training and knowledge management, the Group is keen to recruit a Restructuring Professional Support Lawyer to provide maternity cover and to work closely with its existing KM Team. 


The role will involve:

  • Keeping the Group up to date with all relevant developments
  • Developing standard documents, guidance notes and checklists
  • Providing the Group's lawyers with technical assistance
  • Supporting the Group's comprehensive training programme
  • Assisting with internal and external publications and business development opportunities


Candidates with strong restructuring and finance experience, a high level of technical expertise and excellent communication skills are invited to apply.   

We shall be pleased to consider applications from individuals either currently working in practice or already working in a PSL role, and those seeking a full or part-time position.


DLA Piper is a global law firm with lawyers located in more than 40 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.  Our global reach ensures that we can help businesses with their legal needs anywhere in the world. 
We strive to be the leading global business law firm by delivering quality, service excellence and value to our clients and offering  practical and innovative legal solutions to help them succeed. Our clients range from multinational, Global 1000, and Fortune 500 enterprises to emerging companies developing industry-leading technologies, as well as government and public sector bodies.
At DLA Piper we are firmly committed to diversity and inclusion. For us, diversity isn't just about visible differences, it's the unique blend of talents, skills, experiences and perspectives that makes each of us an individual and we know it's crucial to have a culture and environment where those differences are genuinely valued.
We offer exceptional career opportunities to our lawyers, aspiring graduates, and business services professionals in a truly challenging and rewarding environment.