The New York Corporate group of a respected international law firm is looking for an experienced associate with a minimum of 5 years of significant experience in corporate transactions with an emphasis on public and private M&A, including private equity. Candidates must have a strong working knowledge of acquisition agreements and the securities filings and other documentation utilized in complex M&A and private equity transactions and proficiency in the drafting and negotiation of the same. Additionally, candidates must be well-versed in the mechanics of leading a M&A transaction from inception to closing, experience leading due diligence teams, general corporate and corporate governance experience, ability to work effectively as part of a team across practice areas, and have a willingness to train junior associates. The role requires a candidate with strong interpersonal skills, a high degree of maturity, and a proven willingness to accept significant responsibility and manage a challenging workload within a fast-paced environment. New York bar admission required. Experience with cross-border transactions and representing financial advisors also would be helpful. Please contact us.