Debt Finance Associate - NY, DC or BOS

Listing Number: whp10432

    

We have an immediate opening at a top-rated AmLaw 100 firm for a sharp associate with 2-3 years experience in debt finance , particularly with a focus on private equity. The strong preference is for an associate from a large practice group at a comparable law firm, but all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. The location can be Washington DC, New York City or Boston.

The ideal candidate will be looking for a broad finance practice and will have experience in:

(i) secured lending transactions representing borrowers or lenders, including syndicated financing transactions, financing transactions for venture backed companies, and/or acquisition financing transactions, and/or
(ii) convertible note or high yield bond offerings representing issuers or underwriters.

Relevant experience also includes drafting and negotiating transaction documents, including related legal opinions, and closing responsibilities.

Knowledge of Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code, secured transactions, debt securities offerings, and general corporate law are also preferred.

The successful candidate will have the proven ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously, and have a high level of attention to detail.

For further information or to submit a resume, please contact Sherie Bush at sbush@westhighlandplacement.com.