M&A - Junior and Midlevel Associate 8/10/2016
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
New York, NY
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY REF. NO.:
M&A - Junior and Midlevel Associate
* New York
* CBT - M&A
PRACTICE DESCRIPTION: Morgan Lewis s Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity Practices advise on a broad range of global transactions. Our lawyers counsel sellers and buyers, investors and owners, boards of directors, and sources of financing and intermediaries, including private equity and venture capital funds. We help secure transaction financing, working with investment and commercial banks and other institutional lenders, and we advise entity-level decision makers, counseling boards, independent director committees, and management groups in myriad regulated and unregulated industries around the world. Our transactions have ranged in value from a few million dollars to more than $70 billion.
PRACTICE FACTS AND RANKINGS:
-- Advised on more than 750 M&A transactions in the last five years, with a combined market value of more than $275 billion.
-- Ranked as a top-10 mergers and acquisitions transactional firm according to league tables from Thomson Reuters, Mergermarket, Bloomberg, and Buyouts (2015).
-- Chambers USA ranks Morgan Lewis as a leading U.S. transactional firm nationally, as well as a leader in the following states: New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and California. Also, our M&A practice has been highlighted in Chambers Global for our work in Russia and Latin America.
-- Recommended, M&A Large Deals ($1 billion+); M&A Private Equity Buyouts; M&A Venture Capital & Emerging Companies, The Legal 500 US (2016)
A strong background in M&A transactions is required, including drafting and negotiating transaction agreements. Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials as well as strong organization, drafting, communication and analytical skills. We value collegiality and diversity among our lawyers and seek to make the practice both professionally and personally rewarding. New York bar membership is preferred.
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