In House Opportunities
Here are some of the jobs we are currently working on with clients. This is by no means an exhaustive list, so don't be discouraged if you don't see your dream job listed here. Keep checking back for new postings.
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Hedge Fund Counsel 3-5
Our client, a blue-chip investments firm is seeking a highly qualified candidate to advise on issues related to private funds, including product development, marketing and operations. The successful candidate will bring at least 3-5 years of relevant experience at a quality law firm practice group and/or a registered investment adviser and a strong academic record. This attorney will enjoy an unusually high level of responsibility, excellent compensation and opportunity for rapid professional growth in a dynamic environment.
In-House Counsel - Public Relations 3+
A leading PR firm with international presence has an exciting opportunity for an attorney to be its first In-House Counsel. Due to the company’s rapid growth, the role will encompass a high volume of client agreements, along with general legal support (e.g., employment, regulatory, real estate, etc.) The successful candidate will bring strong commercial contracts drafting and negotiation skills and a collegial approach to practice. This environment combines a fast- paced and dynamic work experience with a family friendly and enjoyable, social culture
Industry leading tech company in the media space is looking for an ad-tech legal specialist to join its NY team. This key role will involve working directly with the digital ad business, providing both transactional support and advice and counsel on digital ad specific matters, including data analytics and management, software licensing, IP and privacy. The ideal candidate will have 5+ years of experience, preferably including with a data driven company. A technical degree or background (e.g., computer science, engineering) is very strongly preferred. This is an outstanding opportunity to join an extremely profitable organization working in the vanguard of video ads, and would be a great fit for an attorney who values an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and driven yet collegial atmosphere.
Leading hedge fund has a unique opportunity for an attorney to help spearhead new projects at the intersection of tech and financial services. This role will call upon a full technology skillset, including SaaS, cybersecurity, IP, licensing and data privacy.
Big firm experience is required and in-house experience is preferred. This role offers very competitive compensation and an exciting, cutting edge work environment.
Securities Reporting 5+
Our client, a top tier global investment bank is seeking an attorney to be a subject matter expert on SEC reporting/disclosure requirements. This attorney will work closely with a broad array of stakeholders across the firm, including all business divisions, CFO, investor relations, communications, risk and divisional CEO’s. Relevant experience at a big firm and/or other large financial services firm is required.
Structured Products 6+
Prestigious financial services firm with global reach has an excellent opportunity for an attorney to take a lead role in its structured products team. Top tier law firm and prior investment bank experience, demonstrated managerial capability and a solid background in structured products (notes, CDs, warrants, certificates) across a range of asset classes are strictly required. This is a highly visible role, serving as a primary source of internal structured products expertise to both the legal and business sides and so, in addition to substantive knowledge, superb communication skills and a strong work ethic are critically important.
Digital Distribution / Licensing 6+ (CA)
Industry leading tech company in the media space has a superb opportunity for an attorney to support the digital distribution and licensing of content across a range of areas including movies, TV and online productions. The ideal candidate will have 6- 10 years of relevant deal experience, including 4+ years in the digital space. In-house experience is strongly preferred. This attorney will join an extremely profitable organization working on cutting edge matters and this role would be a great fit for an attorney who values an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and driven yet collegial atmosphere.
Senior Privacy Counsel 7-10 (NYC & DC)
Our client, a prestigious corporation with offices worldwide, has engaged us exclusively in their search a privacy specialist for the legal team. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of 7 years deep data privacy experience in a quality law firm and/or in-house environment, professional drive and strong interpersonal skills. Some cross-border exposure is highly desired. This attorney will enjoy unusual autonomy working with an outstanding managing attorney and colleagues in a well-established and stable organization, along with an excellent compensation package.
Hedge Fund M&A/Private Equity 6-8
Leading hedge fund has a stellar opportunity for an attorney to work alongside the business team to provide legal support in connection with their various portfolio investments. This attorney will enjoy exciting front lines participation in the strategy, deal-making and execution of private investments across a range of industries and corporate structures. The successful candidate will offer 6-8 years of M&A/private equity experience at a top tier law firm, superb academics and the drive to excel in a dynamic, growth oriented environment. In addition to a sophisticated in-house practice, this role offers very competitive compensation.
Securities Compliance Officer 4-7
Our client, a leading hedge fund, has a rare opportunity for a white collar criminal litigation attorney to join its dynamic compliance team. This attorney will provide day to day advice to the firm’s investments professionals to ensure compliance with applicable law and regulations. The successful candidate will bring a minimum of 4 years of current relevant experience with a big firm or top tier boutique and the ability to manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment. This role offers an excellent compensation package and professional career path.
Hedge Fund Tax Dep’t 4+ (CT)
Tax department of leading hedge fund is seeking a tax professional well versed in tax technology to create and automate up to date processes and provide analysis and expertise for clients of the firm. Experience with a Big 4 and CPA designation are strictly required and a JD is highly desired. This firm is easily commutable from NYC and will provide a dynamic, top tier environment and the ability to work closely with the business side.
In-House M&A Counsel 8+
Market leading company has an unusual opportunity for an M&A attorney who would like to transition to an in-house advisory role offering both tremendous business side contact and excellent work/life balance. This attorney will provide counsel on various legal issues in connection with M&A transactions, assist in the preparation of related documentation and help to formulate polices and strategies to guide the M&A function. The successful candidate will possess a minimum of 5 years of experience in the M&A department of a top tier law firm along with an excellent academic record.
M&A Tax 3+
Leading financial services firm is seeking an attorney with deep experience in M&A tax matters to handle structuring and diligence issues on sophisticated deals. LLM candidates and project management experience are preferred. This role offers an excellent work/life balance, collegial work environment and superb professional advancement opportunity.
Privacy Counsel 4-5 (NYC & DC)
Premier in-house law department is seeking a well-rounded employment law attorney. This key role covers the full range of employment law responsibilities including advice and counsel to various business leaders on strategic initiatives and transactions, employment agreements, coordination on employee benefits, program and policy development and some litigation oversight. This business facing position requires excellent judgment and communication skills, as well as a minimum of 5 years of quality employment law training, focused primarily on advisory work.
Broker Dealer/Margin Lending 5-7
Prestigious global financial institution is seeking an attorney to support its thriving prime financing business. This position will encompass unusually wide ranging responsibilities, including advice and counsel to key internal stakeholders on structuring and regulatory developments as well as transactional support. As such, the role will require outstanding communications skills and a strong grounding in issues pertaining to equity and fixed income finance, including ’33 and ’34 Acts, Dodd Frank Title VII, and other related financial laws. Cleared derivatives experience is highly desirable. This attorney will enjoy visibility and opportunity for rapid professional growth in a highly sought after organization.
FDA Reg 8+
Industry leading personal care company has an outstanding opportunity for an attorney with deep OTC regulatory experience. This attorney will be responsible for the full range of legal support including advice and counsel on product development, marketing and policy, interface with outside regulatory bodies and handling related agreements. Experience with cosmetics regulation is highly desired. This law department and company has an outstanding reputation for quality.
M&A/Securities In-House 8-10
Our client, a leading global tech company providing cutting edge solutions in the advertising space has engaged us on an exclusive basis for an excellent opportunity with their law department. This company is seeking a top tier attorney to be its lead securities and M&A counsel in the US. 8-10 years of experience, including in a big firm, managing M&A deals as well as the full range of securities filings is strictly required. The successful candidate will enjoy working in a dynamic, highly respected and unusually collegial organization that is continues to expand its reach.
Institutional Investment Management 2-6
Leading investment management firm with global presence is adding top talent to its legal team supporting its institutional asset management business. This attorney will enjoy direct contact with investors in the negotiation of investment management agreements and will provide general advice and counsel on the development and management of cutting edge investment products both in the US and abroad. The successful candidate will bring strong experience in the private funds space, including hedge fund formation and various vehicles such as SMAs and CITs. This dynamic organization offers a compelling combination of dynamic legal practice, nice work/life balance and excellent compensation.
Our client, a prestigious media company, has an outstanding opportunity for an attorney to join its growing privacy law team. The successful candidate will bring concentrated law firm and/or in-house privacy experience working with digital initiatives, e.g., mobile app development and social media advertising, and facility with big data issues, both US and cross-border. Outstanding interpersonal skills are also important to this very collegial group. This attorney will work with and learn from some of the best in the business and enjoy broad exposure to a range of cutting edge privacy matters.
Hedge Fund Broker Dealer Compliance 6-10
Dynamic hedge fund is seeking a compliance professional to support its broker dealer function across the enterprise. The broad responsibilities of the role will include building out and administering a compliance program for the firm’s automated trading strategies. A minimum of 6 years of relevant experience, strong academic credentials and the interpersonal skills to establish strong business and legal side relationships are all strictly required.
T&E In-House Counsel 6+
Premier global financial services company is seeking a T&E specialist to advise internally on the full range of T&E issues affecting clients of its private bank. The role reports to the head of Wealth Management legal, who is a wonderful and highly respected manager. The successful candidate will bring broad T&E experience, including in the areas of tax, litigation, estate planning and administration and accounting proceedings. A minimum of 6 years of T&E experience is required, ideally a combination of law firm and in-house in a similar role.