Role details

Junior In-House M&A Counsel

Manhattan   •   USD1 - USD1,000,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Top International Investment Bank - Junior M&A Counsel Role
  • Seeking Junior Attorney for a long-term, indefinite contract

About Our Client

Top-Tier, International Investment Bank

Job Description

Our client is seeking a junior attorney who has an interest in getting their foot in the door within a major bank. This role will sit within the bank's internal M&A team, and will assist in the acqusition and sale of bank assets.

Main Duties

  • Negotiate, draft and review various investment and transaction agreements including NDAs, sale and purchase agreements, operating agreements, JV agreements, etc. either internally or with assistance of external counsel. Coordinate feedback and input from key internal stakeholders including both front office and infrastructure. * Advise and support internal clients on various strategic investments and manage Barclays' corporate governance of such investments throughout life of investment. * Assist with legal entity scoping and rationalization efforts, including entity dissolution matters for US entities.

The Successful Applicant


  • Excellent written (including drafting) and oral communication skills. * Ability to work independently but keep managers and team-members appropriately briefed on various projects and at key junctures in projects * Ability to manage and prioritize a large workload and multiple different assignments * Sound business judgment and the ability to think strategically. * Desire and ability to work collaboratively and as part of a cohesive team.

Basic Qualifications


  • JD Required
  • Legal experience required (internships/clerkships will be considered)
  • Legal experience within financial services highly preferred

What's on Offer

Competitive salary plus full benefits.

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