Attorney - Negotiator/Advisor - job id 30957


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Attorney - Negotiator/Advisor

Pay depends on experience and skill level

Lower Midtown Manhattan



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Matthew Brancato


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(917) 512-9904


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(917) 512-9904


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ATTENTION: Absolutely no 3rd parties and no staffing agencies need apply.


An Attorney - Negotiater / Advisor Contract position at a top-tier Investment bank in New York, NY


W2 Only


APPLY: David Leak, david@sans.com with the Job Code DL30957 or Click the Apply Now button


Location: New York, NY (Lower Midtown Manhattan).


Required for the position: ISDA Master Agreements, Juris Doctorate


RESPONSIBILITIES:

To serve as counsel in a group of lawyers and associated professionals who support the Firm's derivatives, repurchase transactions, and mortgage forwards businesses.

The role involves

  1. structuring, drafting and negotiating legal agreements;

  2. advising on legal, regulatory and reputational issues arising from initiation to termination of counterparty trading relationships;

  3. working with GC colleagues in other units in connection with transactions and regulatory issues,

  4. overseeing outside counsel (as applicable);

  5. coordinating with credit, compliance and other control groups.

It may also involve assisting with legal opinion work.


SKILLS:

  • Excellent client service and internal coordination skills.

  • Strong analytical, drafting, and communication skills.

  • Ability to collaborate closely with stakeholders from different disciplines, GC colleagues, and within a team.

  • Knowledge of insolvency law and secured transactions law is desirable.

  • Experience addressing legal issues involving sovereigns and public entities is a plus.


REQUIREMENTS:

  • 7+ years negotiating ISDA master agreements and other related documents;

  • Experience negotiating and advising regularly on credit and security agreements

  • Juris Doctorate Degree


ATTENTION: Absolutely no 3rd parties and no staffing agencies need apply.


Job Id: 30957