M&A and FinTech Attorney

Confidential Company  •  New York, NY

8 - 10 years experience  •  Staffing & Recruiting

$180K - $200K
Posted on 03/10/18
Confidential Company
New York, NY
8 - 10 years experience
Staffing & Recruiting
$180K - $200K
Posted on 03/10/18

If you?re an innovative attorney, with exceptional credentials, seeking to be on the cutting edge of the legal industry, we?d love to have you as a member of our team. 

 

Engage Consulting Attorneys are a select group of sophisticated lawyers who work alongside other exceptionally qualified attorneys in support of blue-chip clients. Our attorneys bring world class in-house and law firm experience to a practice that provides self-determination, freedom, and flexibility while receiving excellent compensation and full benefits, including paid time off, healthcare, and professional development. 

We?re looking for an extremely well qualified attorney with tremendous business acumen to partner with a sophisticated, fast-growing FinTech client to be a critical component of the company?s growth in the FinTech space. Candidate should have:

 

?        At least 7-10 years of experience at a top law firm or in-house department with a focus on corporate/M&A activities and technology transactions, particularly those related to the FinTech sector

?        Incredible business acumen, particularly experience evaluating, vetting, modeling and conducting diligence on companies and prospective business opportunities

?        A keen understanding of regulatory issues related to the financial services sector, particularly those pertaining to Financial Technologies

?        Ability to work closely with corporate finance and M&A teams on acquisition and post-acquisition strategies

?        Ability to lead business teams, including partnering closely with senior business and legal leaders on major corporate strategic initiatives

?        Experience in financial services and/or financialtechnology (fintech) industry very helpful

?        The ideal candidate will have both sophisticated legal and business experience

The responsibilities for this role will include:

 

?        Providing counsel on strategic corporate and commercial activities

?        Identifying strategic business opportunities, oversee financial modeling, leading legal and business teams, spearheading diligence and financial vetting, partnering with and leading business development and corporate finance teams, leading overall operations of newly integrated business lines.

?        Collaborating with various departments to analyze business and legal risks involved in strategic commercial relationships

Engage/LegalPartners is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

 

Engage is an alternative model legal services organization ? a modern take on legal practice. Our select group of consulting attorneys ? alumni of top law firms and in-house legal departments ? work directly with our blue chip clients in a capacity similar to a management consultant ? fully integrated with legal organizations for a finite period of time per engagement, providing sophisticated legal counsel. As part of the LegalPartners family, we have benefited from experience gained over nearly 20 years of connecting world class attorneys with sophisticated clients. 

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