Our client, an established private investment firm located in Chicago, is seeking an Associate General Counsel with at least 10 years of sophisticated M&A experience to join its close-knit team. This attorney will have the opportunity to work closely with the Chief Legal Officer and investment professionals in a fast-paced deal intensive environment.

Associate General Counsel Responsibilities Include:

  • Drafting and negotiating complex transaction documents, including term sheets, purchase and sale agreements and employment agreements;
  • Working closely with CLO and deal team in structuring and negotiating investments;
  • Managing legal due diligence;
  • Overseeing outside counsel; and
  • Working with investment professionals and developing strong relationships with internal clients.

Associate General Counsel Required Qualifications:

  • 10-15 years of experience practicing law in a sophisticated law firm environment;
  • Significant experience drafting and negotiating M&A transaction documents and running deals;
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal clients and provide timely advice;
  • Strong interpersonal skills and calm demeanor; and
  • Excellent analytical skills and proven negotiation acumen.

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