Venture Technology Associate - NY

Alchemy Legal - New York, NY

Venture Technology Associate - New York, NY 

One of our top law firm's is seeking an associate with excellent academic credentials to join its rapidly growing and innovative Global Venture Technology practice. The associate hired for this position will be resident in the Meatpacking NY office and will be part of a team that is passionate about innovation and investing in success. The ideal candidate will have public securities and/or capital markets experience (in life sciences and technology), including representation of companies, investors and underwriters in public securities transactions and corporate governance and SEC reporting and compliance experience. Candidates will have worked in the corporate department of a national or international law firm, and will have a high level of academic achievement from a nationally recognized law school. Responsibilities of the associate hired for this position will include the following. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Counseling investors and emerging companies in day to day affairs and acting as quarterback on overall legal needs
  • Representing high growth businesses in connection with financings, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters
  • Representing the interests of venture firms and other sources of capital in transactions
  • Working collaboratively with partners on public and private securities offerings and SEC compliance
  • Helping to build relationships with clients and the broader ecosystem

This is a unique chance to join a close-knit group of lawyers who are passionate about building brand in the marketplace. The Global Venture Technology group is a unique boutique on the platform of a large, global law firm. Firm offers a competitive salary and benefits package and excellent professional and business development opportunities.

Position Requirements:

Personal skills/attributes

  • Has excellent judgment, combining business and legal acumen
  • Demonstrates strong analytical skills
  • Possesses excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Is good on one's feet and has an ability to work effectively under pressure
  • Embraces teamwork and exhibits confidence
  • Has keen leadership skills
  • Prior experience with East and West coast style deals is a plus

Technical skills

  • 3-5 years of legal experience is required
  • Experience with competitive firms in the tech sector is required
  • Strong background of familiarity with securities offerings and public reporting requirements is required

Other Requirements: 

  • Should be licensed to practice law in the State of New York and be in good standing

 

Compensation will be commensurate with experience, salary is flexible.

 

Prestigious law firm provides great environment and working atmosphere.

 

To hear more (confidentially of course), please email your resume along with salary expectations.

 

*Referral fee applies only if and when the candidate referred to us is hired by the firm seeking candidates.

To view all of our open positions:

https://jobs.crelate.com/portal/alchemylegal 

 

Thank you,

 

Hope Tocci

Talent Acquisition Specialist

[email protected]



Posted On: Thursday, April 11, 2019



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