Expanding Law Firm and changing private equity environment presents a host of choices, challenges and opportunities. Law Firm Private Equity practice combines the depth and breadth of our nationally-recognized U.S. middle-market buyout and growth equity practices with a full-service local presence and a complete understanding of the business ecosystem of the area. More expert at handling complex, large-scale buyout, growth equity and secondary transactions than venture capital law firms and more adept at working in entrepreneurial growth situations than typical buyout law firms, we offer unique expertise in these deals.
Law Firm is seeking a highly qualified mid-level associate (J.D. class of 2012 – 2014) to join our Private Equity Group. Candidate must have experience both working in teams and in managing components of transactions independently, with specific experience in a broad range of corporate and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged , leveraged recapitalizations, growth equity and venture capital transactions and exits and equity compensation, preferably for leading private equity investor clients. Candidate must be proactive, with a strong business sense and the ability to effectively manage internal and external client and counsel relationships.
Candidates applying for attorney positions with law firm should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. California bar admission preferred.