This prestigious international law firm with an established, deep-rooted presence throughout the USA, is looking for a growth hire in its market-leading public finance team (class of 2017+) in New York.
Among their expertise are structuring, negotiating, and documenting public finance transactions, such as public-private partnerships and tax-exempt financings. They also advise clients on securities matters, compliance with federal and state securities laws, and the legal aspects of municipal derivatives.
Lawyers at their firm have extensive experience helping sovereign and sub-sovereign governments access Eurobonds and US municipal securities. They help advise clients issue bonds, notes, certifications and other obligations, including acting as bond counsel, disclosure counsel, special tax counsel and general counsel. Additionally, they provide tax-exempt status advice, both during negotiated and competitive sales, as well as with primary market and post-issuance disclosures. The team often act as counsel to the underwriters, credit enhancers, liquidity providers and swap and other derivative providers, representing all types of commercial and investment banks and dealers in both public offerings and private placements, and with compliance.
As a member of this expert team, you will have the opportunity to work on complex, cutting-edge matters in a dynamic and challenging environment. This firm are looking for experienced attorneys who are passionate about the law and are interested in joining a collaborative team of attorneys dedicated to providing excellent service and practical solutions to its clients. As a member of the team, you will have access to the firm’s global network of resources, as well as excellent opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
Target hours are 1900 (inc. 50 pro bono) to hit the bonus, and the firm pays market rate.
Candidates must be qualified in New York.