Legal Associate

Citadel Search

We are seeking a dynamic and driven individual to join our team as a Generalist Legal Associate. This role is pivotal in supporting our client’s activities in mergers and acquisitions, fund management, private equity investments, and various legal matters. The successful candidate will play a key role in ensuring the seamless execution of our client’s business strategies. If you are keen to have a wider portfolio to grow in your legal career, this role is for you. 


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in handling mergers and acquisitions, funds, private equity investments and general corporate work. 
  • Conduct legal research, draft contracts, agreements, and other legal documents.
  • Provide support in due diligence processes and transactional matters.
  • Collaborate with internal teams and external stakeholders to facilitate deal negotiations and closings.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and legal standards.
  • Maintain confidentiality and integrity in handling sensitive information.
  • Expectations will be higher for senior candidates.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Law from a reputable institution; additional certifications or advanced degrees are a plus, with a min. of 3 years PQE.
  • Prior experience in mergers and acquisitions, funds, or private equity transactions preferred.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • High level of emotional intelligence and interpersonal skills.
  • Adaptability and willingness to work in a fast-paced growth environment, with a willingness to work the hours during transactions period.


Reg: R1104641 | Agency licence: 06C4985

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