Venture Technology Sr Attorney (Private Equity/M&A) - NY or NJ

Alchemy Legal - New York, NY

Venture Technology Senior Attorney (Private Equity/M&A) - New York or New Jersey 

One of our top law firm's is seeking a highly qualified senior attorney with 6-10 years of Private Equity/M&A experience with emerging growth companies, venture capital, private equity and securities. The attorney hired for this position should possess excellent academic credentials and can be resident in our Midtown NYC office, innovative Meatpacking Venture Technology Center, or in its Short Hills, NJ office. The person hired for this position will be part of a team that is passionate about innovation and investing in success. Candidates should have experience both working in teams and in managing transactions independently, with specific experience in a broad range of corporate and transactional matters including the following. 


  • Private Equity & Debt Offerings
  • Public and Private M&A transactions
  • Venture Capital
  • Joint Ventures
  • Buyouts
  • Financing
  • Capital Markets

Given the focus of the global practice group, experience in the technology and/or life sciences sectors a plus. Depending on the level of experience and successful growth trajectory, this is a partnership track opportunity and is an opportunity to work directly with global leadership and be engaged in strategic decision making. Big aspirations encouraged.

This is a unique chance to join a close-knit group of lawyers who are passionate about building brand in the marketplace focused on innovative US and global middle-market and emerging growth company transactions. 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 judgement combining business and legal acumen
  • Provides quality high-level deal work
  • Exhibits strong analytical skills
  • Possesses excellent oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Is able to work effectively and efficiently under pressure
  • Embraces teamwork and exhibits confidence
  • Has keen leadership skills

Technical skills

  • 6-10 years of legal experience is required
  • Experience with competitive firms in the tech sector is preferred
  • Experience with East and West coast style deals is a plus
  • Lead deal management experience is preferred

Other Requirements:

Should be licensed to practice law in either the State of New York or the State of New Jersey, 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.



Thank you,


Hope Tocci

Talent Acquisition Specialist

Posted On: Thursday, January 16, 2020

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