In-house position with a large broker-dealer located in New York City. The position is full-time and likely to last no less than three months. The ideal candidate will be an experienced ISDA lawyer with 3 or more years of relevant experience and/or corporate or securities experience. The role will focus on reviewing and negotiating derivative and prime brokerage documentation for institutional clients such as hedge funds, money managers, corporate entities, banks, insurance companies, etc. Applicants must be well-credentialed, including ideally a combination of large law firm experience, in-house experience and graduation from a top national law school. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required. The pay is competitive, with benefits. Interviews will begin as soon as appropriate candidates are identified.
Job Responsibilities Include:
• Review and/or negotiate full suite of equity related documentation focused on ISDA and other trading-related agreements.
• Interact with internal and external constituencies including but not limited to sales, client service, risk management, and legal (internally) and clients (externally).
• Draft and interpret contractual provisions.
If you have the requisite experience and you are interested in being considered for the position, please contact Deborah Epstein Henry (contact information below). Please indicate next to the descriptions above if you've had all of the relevant experience described and if not, specifically enumerate what you have not done.
Deborah Epstein Henry, Esq.
Founder & President
Law & Reorder
A Division of Flex-Time Lawyers LLC
Author of LAW & REORDER: Legal Industry Solutions for Restructure, Retention, Promotion & Work/Life Balance (American Bar Association, 2010). To order and learn more, click here.