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In house Corporate Attorney seeking work life balance
Whitehouse New Jersey United States

Job Overview Veterinary Business Advisors, Inc. (?VBA?) seeks a Corporate Attorney licensed to practice in either New Jersey, Pennsylvania or New York with 5+ years of experience in corporate / business and transactional matters including a minimu...


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Managing Counsel - M&a And Securities

Chicago IL Managing Counsel - M&A and Securities The candidate will provide legal support for M&A, corporate finance, SEC compliance and reporting, corporate governance and board secretarial and other matters as needed. Work with the Vice President, Assistant Corporate Secretary to provide legal assistance and guidance regarding ongoing legal and business matters for Company, particularly in: M&A. Corporate Finance. SEC Compliance and Reporting. Provide proactive legal counsel to stakeholders, including Company management, in support of the foregoing. Review, negotiate, and draft M&A and corporate finance agreements and related documents. Make impactful legal decisions and business recommendations for an innovative, dynamic, public company that is a leader in the global marketplace. Advise internal clients on legal and business issues and the implications of alternative positions to enable informed business decisions. Maintain primary responsibility for reviewing, negotiating, and drafting complex contracts and related documents. Provide advice to stakeholders regarding changes in the law, contracts, or other legal issues that may involve the company's short or long-term strategic operations. Maintain complete confidentiality of company-related business. Juris Doctorate (JD) degree required and 6+ years of experience as an attorney with a strong transactional history. Strong organizational, analytical, and critical-thinking skills (logic, problem solving, issue spotting, and decision making). Excellent drafting and negotiation skills. Ability to lead legal diligence and manage and guide outside legal counsel. Ability to build and foster strong relationships with, and relate well to, peers, staff, and management of all levels of the organization. Proficiency with Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Legal 6 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-14

Senior Securities Counsel

Chesterfield MO Senior Securities Counsel Responsibilities: Provide support in all areas related to the company's global securities laws matters and related compliance, including Securities Act and Exchange Act matters . Partner and provide legal support to the finance department on financing matters including drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements including credit agreements, guarantees, hedging agreements, structured transactions and ISDA agreements drafting and negotiating a variety of complex commercial agreements on an as-needed basis . Provide legal advice and assistance on an as needs basis with respect to financings, asset or stock sales and/or joint ventures and acquisitions); and. Prepare and review SEC filings, including registration statements, Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K, proxy statements, including shareholder proposals and proxy solicitation, and Section 16 reporting, including Forms 3, 4 and 5 . Develop, refine, and maintain policies and procedures to ensure compliance with SEC and other securities-related regulatory requirements applicable to publicly-traded companies, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Dodd-Frank Act, NYSE listing standards, Regulation FD and insider trading. Advise on corporate governance (including CSR/ESG initiatives), executive compensation and various other related matters (such as transfer agent and equity plan administration) as well as develop, adopt, manage and refine applicable corporate governance policies and procedures . Keep abreast, and advise on potential impact, of new and proposed securities law and corporate governance developments, market trends and best practices in the markets we operate to ensure continued compliance. Support the corporate secretarial function, including preparation of notices, agendas and materials for board of directors and committee meetings, including board minutes, resolutions and actions, managing the board and committees calendars, agendas and meeting cadence, and leading preparation for annual meeting of shareholders. Advise on proxy advisory service positions and corporate responses. Advise on investor relations matters, including review of and collaboration on earnings announcements, earnings scripts, press releases, investor presentations, investor communications, internal communications and other materials (including preparation of appropriate securities disclosure as necessary). Support the Legal Department's activities on, and manage outside counsel with respect to, all capital markets and other strategic transactions, including M&A and corporate financing transactions and related workstreams. Develop and deliver employee trainings on securities law and related matters, such as insider trading and Regulation FD best practices. Perform other special assignments, strategic projects or duties as needed.

Qualifications: JD Degree or Masters of Law. Admitted and in good standing to a State Bar. 8+ years of relevant experience, including training at a leading national law firm as a general corporate, securities, and corporate governance attorney. Broad and deep expertise in corporate and U.S. securities laws, corporate governance and board governance matters, including best practices. Strong experience with coordination and timely and continuous filing of disclosure documentation with the SEC and NYSE. Familiarity with public company accounting, tax, treasury and finance processes, terminology, systems and issues, including a basic knowledge of financial statements, GAAP accounting and tax matters preferred. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to interact with and accomplish the goals of internal clients. Ability to address multiple projects simultaneously. Strong oral and written communication skills, with strong drafting skills and attention to detail and the ability to present conclusions and information in a concise manner.
Legal 8 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-12

Vp, Legal And Associate General Counsel, Corporate & Securities

Philadelphia PA VP, Legal and Associate General Counsel, Corporate & Securities The candidate will lead the team with responsibility for management of filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including annual and quarterly reports on Forms 10-K and 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K, proxy statements, Forms S-8, and Section 16 filings, and ensure compliance with SEC and NASDAQ rules and regulations. Advise senior management on disclosure matters, including earnings and other press releases, presentations, significant internal communications and other announcements. Advise on executive compensation matters, including incentive plans and programs, equity administration and related public company disclosure considerations. Oversee the corporate secretarial function. Work with the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary to drive essential Board-related processes, policies and matters and provide advice to the Board of Directors on fiduciary duties and oversight responsibilities. Oversee legal support for certain corporate transactions, including securities offerings and corporate financings and supporting the diligence process and integration of strategic transactions, including advising on corporate structure. Support the Treasury group on banking agreements, insurance policies, pension management and other matters. Ensure support of general corporate matters related to managing global entities and operations. Coordinate integrated legal support for various corporate functions including Investor Relations, Corporate Communications, Government Relations, Corporate Sustainability and Social Impact, Global Advocacies, Accounting, IT, Procurement, Human Resources, on various projects. Provide legal support to global Corporate Compliance Program, Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption compliance activities, trade compliance and supply chain management. Work with Privacy Officer to oversee and drive an effective Privacy Program for the company including compliance with U.S. and global data protection requirements. Monitor and keep senior management and Board members apprised of corporate governance trends and developments. Partner with Corporate Strategy team on development and communication of corporate strategy; Provide legal support to enterprise risk management activities including monitoring and reporting. Manage a team of lawyers, paralegals and other staff to generate value for internal and external stakeholders and help drive Legal functional strategy.

The candidate should be undergraduate and J.D. degrees from recognized institutions and a member in good standing of any state Bar. Familiarity with financial statements and accounting literature and comfort discussing underlying financial statement concepts, including accounting and tax; extensive ?34 Act drafting experience. Ability to contribute to discussions of general business issues; to work well with a wide range of clients, from senior executives to operating personnel; and to work independently as well as to lead a project from conception to completion. Ability to analyze complex legal and regulatory material, communicate the implications in clear and simple language, and recommend appropriate courses of action. General understanding of legal technology commonly used to support a corporate governance and securities law practice, including familiarity with board portals, securities filing software, entity and document management, and research resources. Should have 12 years of experience working with a large or mid-sized pharmaceutical company in the areas of corporate and federal securities law and corporate transactions, with increasing levels of responsibility. Should have 5-7 years of people leadership experience in building, managing and/or developing high-performing, collaborative teams. Experience managing complex legal issues for multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.Experience collaborating with key resources and stakeholders, influencing decisions and managing work to achieve strategic goals and shared objectives and Demonstrated ability to analyze issues, identify problem areas and provide the leadership necessary to effect change in a fast-paced environment while remaining mission-focused. Strategic, innovative and independent thinker who is action-oriented and a driver of change, with strong leadership and communication skills and strong interpersonal skills. Able to drive engagement by creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives. Possesses strong and effective communication skills, including the ability to develop and deliver multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences. Instills trust by gaining the confidence of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity. Able to cultivate collaborative relationships in a global team environment.
Legal 5 - 7 Full-time 2020-10-09

Attorney Securities And Real Estate

Cincinnati OH Attorney Securities and Real Estate Duties: Provide legal advice on related amendments, modifications and workouts, commercial real estate transactions and mortgage loans. Working with Private Placement and Real Estate Analysts on new issues, terms sheets, secondary buy/sell transactions, limited partnership agreements, subscription agreements, side letters, amendments, workouts, restructurings and bankruptcies. Mentoring junior Private Placement Analysts in document review methods and working closely with the analysts to identify issues and concerns and convey to investor counsel. Supporting Private Placement Analysts in negotiating resolution with investor counsel concerning any identified issues. Identifying and assessing potential legal risks in ambiguous, unique and/or highly complex business situations. Creating valuable risk management/mitigation recommendations by leveraging sound risk assessment information to further the achievement of the most complex business objectives. Drafting necessary legal documents and developing conclusions and recommendations. Providing expert advice and counsel on highly complex legal matters by focusing on relationships with business leaders. Actively identifying and logically assessing potential legal risks in ambiguous, unique and/or the most complex business situations which have the greatest potential for significant impact to the company. Participating in the selection and oversight of outside investment counsel, including coordinating workflow, evaluating work product, reviewing invoices and negotiating fee reductions.

Requirements: JD degree from an accredited law school. Have and maintain an active license in Ohio. Sound business acumen. Experience with a major law firm or corporate legal department advising on complex financial transactions, including bankruptcy and restructuring. Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, organizational and communication skills. Ability to interpret statutes, regulations, insurance policies and other contracts. Decision-making ability to set work priorities and make recommendations. Take the lead role in negotiations that are complex, strategic or sensitive. Supervisory experience would be beneficial.
Legal 1 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-06

Senior Counsel Mortgage Securities Department

McLean VA Senior Counsel - Mortgage Securities Department - Legal Division Duties: Collaborate with and enhance the performance of the business units by providing timely, market driven securities law, securitization and capital markets legal advice related to management's development, modification and execution of securitization programs and company policies that affect immediate operations and may also have company-wide effect. Coordinate with peers, manage teams of outside counsel and interact on behalf of the company with regulators and professional organizations. Execute complicated securitization transactions in partnership with various business units.

Qualifications: JD degree; membership in good standing in a state Bar and 3+ years of legal experience; 3-7 years of related work experience. Experience in securitization and capital markets transactions with a law firm or corporate law department. Knowledge of federal securities laws and securities market practices. Drafting and negotiation of transaction/disclosure documents in sophisticated residential and/or commercial mortgage-related securities transactions. Analysis of legal and policy issues affecting the securities and securitization markets; and the creative, collaborative representation of business clients. Ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to relationships. Possess and develop specific subject expertise with which to advise businesses management, as well as to interact with relevant third parties as the company's advocate. Intellectual acumen to assume a primary role in the drafting and negotiation of transaction and disclosure documents in sophisticated mortgage-related securities transactions; the analysis of legal and policy issues affecting the securities and securitization markets; and the creative, collaborative representation of business clients. Very strong attention to detail, ability to manage process, and follow through on tasks, with significant organizational, project and program management skills. Excellent communication skills, including comfort interacting with internal management and external stakeholders.
Legal 3 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-06

Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A)

San Francisco CA Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A) The candidate will join fast-paced Legal team and support corporate development efforts. The role is focused on embedding with and guiding business development, M&A, partnerships, and finance teams as their real-time legal advisor, working on fundraising, M&A, governance, and other general corporate matters. We are a tight-knit, growing Legal team with ample opportunity to learn across disciplines. Contributions will directly impact overall strategy and success. Manage and execute equity and debt financing transactions, including drafting and negotiating agreements. Manage and execute M&A and strategic corporate partnerships, including due diligence, drafting and negotiating agreements. Lead counsel for corporate structuring, including formation and maintenance of domestic and international subsidiaries and restructuring of corporate entities. Work closely with equity team on equity matters, including equity plans, capitalization table, and compensation issues. Support advisor and Board governance matters, including taking the lead on recordkeeping, resolutions, consents, minutes, and other materials. Participate in the design and development of corporate programs, policies, training, and audits required for private and public company compliance. Coordinate with and efficiently manage external counsel. Help with other special corporate projects. Should have JD and membership in at least one state bar (preferably California). Must have 6+ years of combined corporate, securities, and M&A experience, preferably at a top tier law firm or in-house technology companies. Secondary transactions, IPO experience, international expansions, and working at companies with global reach are pluses. Legal 6 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-05

Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A)

Manhattan NY Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A) The candidate will join fast-paced Legal team and support corporate development efforts. The role is focused on embedding with and guiding business development, M&A, partnerships, and finance teams as their real-time legal advisor, working on fundraising, M&A, governance, and other general corporate matters. We are a tight-knit, growing Legal team with ample opportunity to learn across disciplines. Contributions will directly impact overall strategy and success. Manage and execute equity and debt financing transactions, including drafting and negotiating agreements. Manage and execute M&A and strategic corporate partnerships, including due diligence, drafting and negotiating agreements. Lead counsel for corporate structuring, including formation and maintenance of domestic and international subsidiaries and restructuring of corporate entities. Work closely with equity team on equity matters, including equity plans, capitalization table, and compensation issues. Support advisor and Board governance matters, including taking the lead on recordkeeping, resolutions, consents, minutes, and other materials. Participate in the design and development of corporate programs, policies, training, and audits required for private and public company compliance. Coordinate with and efficiently manage external counsel. Help with other special corporate projects. Should have JD and membership in at least one state bar (preferably California). Must have 6+ years of combined corporate, securities, and M&A experience, preferably at a top tier law firm or in-house technology companies. Secondary transactions, IPO experience, international expansions, and working at companies with global reach are pluses. Legal 6 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-05

Securities And Corporate Attorney

Draper UT Securities and Corporate Attorney Duties: Develop and implement appropriate measures and policies necessary to comply with securities laws/regulations and other regulatory matters. Advise on public company reporting and other regulatory and stock exchange requirements, including preparation of board and shareholder meetings, consents and minutes. Partner with cross-functional teams for financial reporting governance-related matters. Build governance policies and best practices with recommendations that balance governance needs and company goals and, in this role, work closely with our investor relations team regarding stakeholder engagement. Work in a fast-paced environment on diverse matters requiring complex legal analysis; acting with discretion, strict confidentiality and sensitivity towards issues and individuals. Collaborate on external communications such as earnings releases and press releases, ensuring compliance with SEC and NYSE rules and regulations. Advise senior management, including leaders in finance and investor relations, with respect to disclosure matters and NYSE, SEC and corporate law requirements, including Reg FD and use of non-GAAP financial measures, and participate in disclosure committee meetings. Advise on and manage balance sheet management projects with Treasury department, including equity and debt offerings from time to time.

Qualifications: An active law license in good standing in one of the 50 US states, with no prior suspensions or disciplinary history. 3-5 years relevant securities law experience. Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment on diverse matters requiring complex legal analysis. Ability to interface effectively and build and maintain strong relationships across multiple business units. Superior written and oral communication skills; ability to persuasively present and communicate. Exceptional professionalism; comfortable working with confidential situations and C-level executives . Occasional travel as needed, to support business objectives. Preferred: Experience collaborating and coordinating in a geographically dispersed organization (US). Exceptional intellect, with decisive analytical skills and the capacity to think out-of-the-box; bringing novel solutions to overcome barriers to success. Unquestionable personal and professional ethics.
Legal 3 - 5 Full-time 2020-10-03

Corporate & Securities Counsel

Chicago IL Corporate & Securities Counsel Duties: Responsible for ensuring compliance with Delaware corporate law, U.S. securities laws, and NYSE listing requirements; as well as providing legal advice on highly complex, critical legal matters and strategic projects for the company. Manage daily legal issues or strategic projects related to corporate governance and securities law compliance. Provide counsel and guidance on executive compensation issues in collaboration with Human Resources (HR). Collaborate with Finance and External Reporting team and assist in preparation of SEC filings (including 34 Act reports such as 10-K s; 10-Q's and 8-K s; 33 and 34 Act registration statements including Form 10, S-1, S-3 and S-8 Registration Statements, 14C and 14A information statements and proxies; and Section 16 reports). Manage corporate governance obligations (including under Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Dodd-Frank Act, etc.). Draft and implement legal policies to ensure that the company's exposure to legal risks is managed appropriately. Provide moderate legal support on mergers & acquisitions activity . Support legal aspects of public debt and equity offerings. Ensure General Counsel and senior management are fully briefed on major issues arising in relevant business areas and major legislative changes in area of expertise. Seamlessly collaborate with the legal team and cross-functionally collaborate with the company's senior-level business leaders, Finance team and HR to ensure proper disclosure of material information and compliance with law. Participate in leading the Company's outside counsel (including overseeing budget/invoices) and provide strategic direction and guidance to outside counsel in various matters with respect to the Company's strategies, policies and objectives. May have responsibility for supervising certain activities of other legal and legal support professionals (such as paralegals and legal assistants) and allocating work appropriately.

Qualifications: JD Degree. Must be admitted to practice law in a State in the US. 6+ years of experience in securities law and corporate governance practice area. In-house legal experience preferred, including supervision of outside counsel. Experience working with legal policies and procedures and demonstrated ability to identify potential legal issues. Proven ability to approach legal matters with a sense of pragmatism and flexibility to recommend solutions that enable our company's success while protecting its legacy and future. Demonstrated ability to work independently (with little-to-no supervision). Excellent communication, consultation, and analytical skills. Proven ability to exercise independent judgment in methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for problem solving and decision making; demonstrated experience in using sound judgment. Exceptional interpersonal, presentation and communication skills (written and verbal). Ability to lead discussions and collaborate in meetings with mid-to-senior level attorneys, management, and other third parties with regard to issue resolution and general problem solving. Experience with cross-functional projects and activities. Ability to understand the company's business objectives and anticipate the nature and magnitude of legal issues (local and international) that could arise in various settings, with a desire to develop business acumen and become a business partner. Well organized, detail oriented and adept in a fast paced environment. Required to work with the highest level of ethics and discretion.
Legal 6 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-02

Assistant General Counsel - Corporate And Securities

New York City NY Assistant General Counsel - Corporate and Securities The candidate will advise on a wide range of securities law matters. Serve as legal lead for 10-Ks, 10-Qs, proxy statements, 8-Ks and Section 16 reporting, partnering closely with Finance and Internal Audit. Collaborate with Finance, Human Resources, Investor Relations and Communications teams on external communications, such as earnings releases and press releases. Research, monitor and advise on relevant best practices and developments, and recommend enhancements to related company policies and processes, including with respect to insider trading, related party transactions and conflicts of interest. Assist with corporate governance matters, including the preparation of Board and Committee materials, policies, and other special projects. Draft and negotiate a variety of commercial agreements, including SaaS, licensing, marketing, partner and other sales and operational agreements. Provide day to day legal counsel to various departments and comprehensive resolution of legal inquiries from business team members. Obtain and maintain a solid knowledge of the products, services and objectives of the business. Other duties and projects assigned by the General Counsel.

The candidate should have a minimum of 8+ years of experience, including at least 4 years at a nationally recognized law firm with significant work in a corporate & securities practice, and 3+ years of experience as in-house counsel. Experience in preparation of public company SEC reporting documents, including 34 Act filings (10-K, 10-Q), proxy statement, 8-K, Section 16 reporting and strong SEC disclosure drafting skills. Depth of legal knowledge relating to the 1933 Act, 1934 Act, NYSE rules and DE corporate law. Familiarity with healthcare a plus. Excellent partner to and with cross-functional teams including Investor Relations, Finance and HR. Ability to work independently and collaboratively, with excellent business judgment and strategic thinking, and a proactive, solution-oriented approach. Demonstrate a naturally business-friendly and compassionate approach to legal problem-solving and be able to effectively counsel internal clients by providing clear, concise and practical advice as well as creative solutions. Admitted and in good standing.
Legal 8 - 0 Full-time 2020-10-02
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In house Corporate Attorney seeking work life balance
In-House,VBA, INC.
Location : Whitehouse New Jersey United States

Job Overview Veterinary Business Advisors, Inc. (?VBA?) seeks a Corporate Attorney licensed to practice in either New Jersey, Pennsylvania or New York with 5+ years of experience in corporate / business and transactional matters including a minimu... + read more

oct 05, 2020


Principal Counsel, Ethics (R-001661)
In-House,FINRA.
Location : Washington District of Columbia United States

Additional Locations: New York, NY & Rockville, MD Job Summary: The Ethics / Code of Conduct Office (the Ethics Office) is responsible for ensuring that FINRA executes its regulatory responsibilities in an ethical manner promoting confidence in... + read more

oct 06, 2020


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Managing Counsel - M&a And Securities
Refer job# LBBN152478
 
Managing Counsel - M&A and Securities The candidate will provide legal support for M&A, corporate finance, SEC compliance and reporting, corporate governance and board secretarial and other matters as needed. Work with the Vice President, Assistant Corporate Secretary to provide legal assistance and guidance regarding ongoing legal and business matters for Company, particularly in: M&A. Corporate Finance. SEC Compliance and Reporting. Provide proactive legal counsel to stakeholders, including Company management, in support of the foregoing. Review, negotiate, and draft M&A and corporate finance agreements and related documents. Make impactful legal decisions and business recommendations for an innovative, dynamic, public company that is a leader in the global marketplace. Advise internal clients on legal and business issues and the implications of alternative positions to enable informed business decisions. Maintain primary responsibility for reviewing, negotiating, and drafting complex contracts and related documents. Provide advice to stakeholders regarding changes in the law, contracts, or other legal issues that may involve the company's short or long-term strategic operations. Maintain complete confidentiality of company-related business. Juris Doctorate (JD) degree required and 6+ years of experience as an attorney with a strong transactional history. Strong organizational, analytical, and critical-thinking skills (logic, problem solving, issue spotting, and decision making). Excellent drafting and negotiation skills. Ability to lead legal diligence and manage and guide outside legal counsel. Ability to build and foster strong relationships with, and relate well to, peers, staff, and management of all levels of the organization. Proficiency with Microsoft Windows, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
 
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Senior Securities Counsel
Refer job# JWIY152409
 
Senior Securities Counsel Responsibilities: Provide support in all areas related to the company's global securities laws matters and related compliance, including Securities Act and Exchange Act matters . Partner and provide legal support to the finance department on financing matters including drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements including credit agreements, guarantees, hedging agreements, structured transactions and ISDA agreements drafting and negotiating a variety of complex commercial agreements on an as-needed basis . Provide legal advice and assistance on an as needs basis with respect to financings, asset or stock sales and/or joint ventures and acquisitions); and. Prepare and review SEC filings, including registration statements, Forms 10-K, 10-Q and 8-K, proxy statements, including shareholder proposals and proxy solicitation, and Section 16 reporting, including Forms 3, 4 and 5 . Develop, refine, and maintain policies and procedures to ensure compliance with SEC and other securities-related regulatory requirements applicable to publicly-traded companies, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Dodd-Frank Act, NYSE listing standards, Regulation FD and insider trading. Advise on corporate governance (including CSR/ESG initiatives), executive compensation and various other related matters (such as transfer agent and equity plan administration) as well as develop, adopt, manage and refine applicable corporate governance policies and procedures . Keep abreast, and advise on potential impact, of new and proposed securities law and corporate governance developments, market trends and best practices in the markets we operate to ensure continued compliance. Support the corporate secretarial function, including preparation of notices, agendas and materials for board of directors and committee meetings, including board minutes, resolutions and actions, managing the board and committees calendars, agendas and meeting cadence, and leading preparation for annual meeting of shareholders. Advise on proxy advisory service positions and corporate responses. Advise on investor relations matters, including review of and collaboration on earnings announcements, earnings scripts, press releases, investor presentations, investor communications, internal communications and other materials (including preparation of appropriate securities disclosure as necessary). Support the Legal Department's activities on, and manage outside counsel with respect to, all capital markets and other strategic transactions, including M&A and corporate financing transactions and related workstreams. Develop and deliver employee trainings on securities law and related matters, such as insider trading and Regulation FD best practices. Perform other special assignments, strategic projects or duties as needed.

Qualifications: JD Degree or Masters of Law. Admitted and in good standing to a State Bar. 8+ years of relevant experience, including training at a leading national law firm as a general corporate, securities, and corporate governance attorney. Broad and deep expertise in corporate and U.S. securities laws, corporate governance and board governance matters, including best practices. Strong experience with coordination and timely and continuous filing of disclosure documentation with the SEC and NYSE. Familiarity with public company accounting, tax, treasury and finance processes, terminology, systems and issues, including a basic knowledge of financial statements, GAAP accounting and tax matters preferred. Strong interpersonal skills, ability to interact with and accomplish the goals of internal clients. Ability to address multiple projects simultaneously. Strong oral and written communication skills, with strong drafting skills and attention to detail and the ability to present conclusions and information in a concise manner.
 
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Vp, Legal And Associate General Counsel, Corporate & Securities
Refer job# RHTZ152386
 
VP, Legal and Associate General Counsel, Corporate & Securities The candidate will lead the team with responsibility for management of filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including annual and quarterly reports on Forms 10-K and 10-Q, current reports on Form 8-K, proxy statements, Forms S-8, and Section 16 filings, and ensure compliance with SEC and NASDAQ rules and regulations. Advise senior management on disclosure matters, including earnings and other press releases, presentations, significant internal communications and other announcements. Advise on executive compensation matters, including incentive plans and programs, equity administration and related public company disclosure considerations. Oversee the corporate secretarial function. Work with the General Counsel and Corporate Secretary to drive essential Board-related processes, policies and matters and provide advice to the Board of Directors on fiduciary duties and oversight responsibilities. Oversee legal support for certain corporate transactions, including securities offerings and corporate financings and supporting the diligence process and integration of strategic transactions, including advising on corporate structure. Support the Treasury group on banking agreements, insurance policies, pension management and other matters. Ensure support of general corporate matters related to managing global entities and operations. Coordinate integrated legal support for various corporate functions including Investor Relations, Corporate Communications, Government Relations, Corporate Sustainability and Social Impact, Global Advocacies, Accounting, IT, Procurement, Human Resources, on various projects. Provide legal support to global Corporate Compliance Program, Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption compliance activities, trade compliance and supply chain management. Work with Privacy Officer to oversee and drive an effective Privacy Program for the company including compliance with U.S. and global data protection requirements. Monitor and keep senior management and Board members apprised of corporate governance trends and developments. Partner with Corporate Strategy team on development and communication of corporate strategy; Provide legal support to enterprise risk management activities including monitoring and reporting. Manage a team of lawyers, paralegals and other staff to generate value for internal and external stakeholders and help drive Legal functional strategy.

The candidate should be undergraduate and J.D. degrees from recognized institutions and a member in good standing of any state Bar. Familiarity with financial statements and accounting literature and comfort discussing underlying financial statement concepts, including accounting and tax; extensive ?34 Act drafting experience. Ability to contribute to discussions of general business issues; to work well with a wide range of clients, from senior executives to operating personnel; and to work independently as well as to lead a project from conception to completion. Ability to analyze complex legal and regulatory material, communicate the implications in clear and simple language, and recommend appropriate courses of action. General understanding of legal technology commonly used to support a corporate governance and securities law practice, including familiarity with board portals, securities filing software, entity and document management, and research resources. Should have 12 years of experience working with a large or mid-sized pharmaceutical company in the areas of corporate and federal securities law and corporate transactions, with increasing levels of responsibility. Should have 5-7 years of people leadership experience in building, managing and/or developing high-performing, collaborative teams. Experience managing complex legal issues for multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment.Experience collaborating with key resources and stakeholders, influencing decisions and managing work to achieve strategic goals and shared objectives and Demonstrated ability to analyze issues, identify problem areas and provide the leadership necessary to effect change in a fast-paced environment while remaining mission-focused. Strategic, innovative and independent thinker who is action-oriented and a driver of change, with strong leadership and communication skills and strong interpersonal skills. Able to drive engagement by creating a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its objectives. Possesses strong and effective communication skills, including the ability to develop and deliver multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences. Instills trust by gaining the confidence of others through honesty, integrity, and authenticity. Able to cultivate collaborative relationships in a global team environment.
 
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Attorney Securities And Real Estate
Refer job# MLAI152287
 
Attorney Securities and Real Estate Duties: Provide legal advice on related amendments, modifications and workouts, commercial real estate transactions and mortgage loans. Working with Private Placement and Real Estate Analysts on new issues, terms sheets, secondary buy/sell transactions, limited partnership agreements, subscription agreements, side letters, amendments, workouts, restructurings and bankruptcies. Mentoring junior Private Placement Analysts in document review methods and working closely with the analysts to identify issues and concerns and convey to investor counsel. Supporting Private Placement Analysts in negotiating resolution with investor counsel concerning any identified issues. Identifying and assessing potential legal risks in ambiguous, unique and/or highly complex business situations. Creating valuable risk management/mitigation recommendations by leveraging sound risk assessment information to further the achievement of the most complex business objectives. Drafting necessary legal documents and developing conclusions and recommendations. Providing expert advice and counsel on highly complex legal matters by focusing on relationships with business leaders. Actively identifying and logically assessing potential legal risks in ambiguous, unique and/or the most complex business situations which have the greatest potential for significant impact to the company. Participating in the selection and oversight of outside investment counsel, including coordinating workflow, evaluating work product, reviewing invoices and negotiating fee reductions.

Requirements: JD degree from an accredited law school. Have and maintain an active license in Ohio. Sound business acumen. Experience with a major law firm or corporate legal department advising on complex financial transactions, including bankruptcy and restructuring. Strong oral and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving, organizational and communication skills. Ability to interpret statutes, regulations, insurance policies and other contracts. Decision-making ability to set work priorities and make recommendations. Take the lead role in negotiations that are complex, strategic or sensitive. Supervisory experience would be beneficial.
 
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Senior Counsel Mortgage Securities Department
Refer job# SSWV152289
 
Senior Counsel - Mortgage Securities Department - Legal Division Duties: Collaborate with and enhance the performance of the business units by providing timely, market driven securities law, securitization and capital markets legal advice related to management's development, modification and execution of securitization programs and company policies that affect immediate operations and may also have company-wide effect. Coordinate with peers, manage teams of outside counsel and interact on behalf of the company with regulators and professional organizations. Execute complicated securitization transactions in partnership with various business units.

Qualifications: JD degree; membership in good standing in a state Bar and 3+ years of legal experience; 3-7 years of related work experience. Experience in securitization and capital markets transactions with a law firm or corporate law department. Knowledge of federal securities laws and securities market practices. Drafting and negotiation of transaction/disclosure documents in sophisticated residential and/or commercial mortgage-related securities transactions. Analysis of legal and policy issues affecting the securities and securitization markets; and the creative, collaborative representation of business clients. Ability to change the thinking of, or gain acceptance from, others in sensitive situations, without damage to relationships. Possess and develop specific subject expertise with which to advise businesses management, as well as to interact with relevant third parties as the company's advocate. Intellectual acumen to assume a primary role in the drafting and negotiation of transaction and disclosure documents in sophisticated mortgage-related securities transactions; the analysis of legal and policy issues affecting the securities and securitization markets; and the creative, collaborative representation of business clients. Very strong attention to detail, ability to manage process, and follow through on tasks, with significant organizational, project and program management skills. Excellent communication skills, including comfort interacting with internal management and external stakeholders.
 
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Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A)
Refer job# OXUT152265
 
Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A) The candidate will join fast-paced Legal team and support corporate development efforts. The role is focused on embedding with and guiding business development, M&A, partnerships, and finance teams as their real-time legal advisor, working on fundraising, M&A, governance, and other general corporate matters. We are a tight-knit, growing Legal team with ample opportunity to learn across disciplines. Contributions will directly impact overall strategy and success. Manage and execute equity and debt financing transactions, including drafting and negotiating agreements. Manage and execute M&A and strategic corporate partnerships, including due diligence, drafting and negotiating agreements. Lead counsel for corporate structuring, including formation and maintenance of domestic and international subsidiaries and restructuring of corporate entities. Work closely with equity team on equity matters, including equity plans, capitalization table, and compensation issues. Support advisor and Board governance matters, including taking the lead on recordkeeping, resolutions, consents, minutes, and other materials. Participate in the design and development of corporate programs, policies, training, and audits required for private and public company compliance. Coordinate with and efficiently manage external counsel. Help with other special corporate projects. Should have JD and membership in at least one state bar (preferably California). Must have 6+ years of combined corporate, securities, and M&A experience, preferably at a top tier law firm or in-house technology companies. Secondary transactions, IPO experience, international expansions, and working at companies with global reach are pluses.
 
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Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A)
Refer job# TYIR152266
 
Corporate Counsel (Corporate/Securities/M&A) The candidate will join fast-paced Legal team and support corporate development efforts. The role is focused on embedding with and guiding business development, M&A, partnerships, and finance teams as their real-time legal advisor, working on fundraising, M&A, governance, and other general corporate matters. We are a tight-knit, growing Legal team with ample opportunity to learn across disciplines. Contributions will directly impact overall strategy and success. Manage and execute equity and debt financing transactions, including drafting and negotiating agreements. Manage and execute M&A and strategic corporate partnerships, including due diligence, drafting and negotiating agreements. Lead counsel for corporate structuring, including formation and maintenance of domestic and international subsidiaries and restructuring of corporate entities. Work closely with equity team on equity matters, including equity plans, capitalization table, and compensation issues. Support advisor and Board governance matters, including taking the lead on recordkeeping, resolutions, consents, minutes, and other materials. Participate in the design and development of corporate programs, policies, training, and audits required for private and public company compliance. Coordinate with and efficiently manage external counsel. Help with other special corporate projects. Should have JD and membership in at least one state bar (preferably California). Must have 6+ years of combined corporate, securities, and M&A experience, preferably at a top tier law firm or in-house technology companies. Secondary transactions, IPO experience, international expansions, and working at companies with global reach are pluses.
 
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Securities And Corporate Attorney
Refer job# EJHV152190
 
Securities and Corporate Attorney Duties: Develop and implement appropriate measures and policies necessary to comply with securities laws/regulations and other regulatory matters. Advise on public company reporting and other regulatory and stock exchange requirements, including preparation of board and shareholder meetings, consents and minutes. Partner with cross-functional teams for financial reporting governance-related matters. Build governance policies and best practices with recommendations that balance governance needs and company goals and, in this role, work closely with our investor relations team regarding stakeholder engagement. Work in a fast-paced environment on diverse matters requiring complex legal analysis; acting with discretion, strict confidentiality and sensitivity towards issues and individuals. Collaborate on external communications such as earnings releases and press releases, ensuring compliance with SEC and NYSE rules and regulations. Advise senior management, including leaders in finance and investor relations, with respect to disclosure matters and NYSE, SEC and corporate law requirements, including Reg FD and use of non-GAAP financial measures, and participate in disclosure committee meetings. Advise on and manage balance sheet management projects with Treasury department, including equity and debt offerings from time to time.

Qualifications: An active law license in good standing in one of the 50 US states, with no prior suspensions or disciplinary history. 3-5 years relevant securities law experience. Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment on diverse matters requiring complex legal analysis. Ability to interface effectively and build and maintain strong relationships across multiple business units. Superior written and oral communication skills; ability to persuasively present and communicate. Exceptional professionalism; comfortable working with confidential situations and C-level executives . Occasional travel as needed, to support business objectives. Preferred: Experience collaborating and coordinating in a geographically dispersed organization (US). Exceptional intellect, with decisive analytical skills and the capacity to think out-of-the-box; bringing novel solutions to overcome barriers to success. Unquestionable personal and professional ethics.
 
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Corporate & Securities Counsel
Refer job# HGNK152143
 
Corporate & Securities Counsel Duties: Responsible for ensuring compliance with Delaware corporate law, U.S. securities laws, and NYSE listing requirements; as well as providing legal advice on highly complex, critical legal matters and strategic projects for the company. Manage daily legal issues or strategic projects related to corporate governance and securities law compliance. Provide counsel and guidance on executive compensation issues in collaboration with Human Resources (HR). Collaborate with Finance and External Reporting team and assist in preparation of SEC filings (including 34 Act reports such as 10-K s; 10-Q's and 8-K s; 33 and 34 Act registration statements including Form 10, S-1, S-3 and S-8 Registration Statements, 14C and 14A information statements and proxies; and Section 16 reports). Manage corporate governance obligations (including under Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Dodd-Frank Act, etc.). Draft and implement legal policies to ensure that the company's exposure to legal risks is managed appropriately. Provide moderate legal support on mergers & acquisitions activity . Support legal aspects of public debt and equity offerings. Ensure General Counsel and senior management are fully briefed on major issues arising in relevant business areas and major legislative changes in area of expertise. Seamlessly collaborate with the legal team and cross-functionally collaborate with the company's senior-level business leaders, Finance team and HR to ensure proper disclosure of material information and compliance with law. Participate in leading the Company's outside counsel (including overseeing budget/invoices) and provide strategic direction and guidance to outside counsel in various matters with respect to the Company's strategies, policies and objectives. May have responsibility for supervising certain activities of other legal and legal support professionals (such as paralegals and legal assistants) and allocating work appropriately.

Qualifications: JD Degree. Must be admitted to practice law in a State in the US. 6+ years of experience in securities law and corporate governance practice area. In-house legal experience preferred, including supervision of outside counsel. Experience working with legal policies and procedures and demonstrated ability to identify potential legal issues. Proven ability to approach legal matters with a sense of pragmatism and flexibility to recommend solutions that enable our company's success while protecting its legacy and future. Demonstrated ability to work independently (with little-to-no supervision). Excellent communication, consultation, and analytical skills. Proven ability to exercise independent judgment in methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for problem solving and decision making; demonstrated experience in using sound judgment. Exceptional interpersonal, presentation and communication skills (written and verbal). Ability to lead discussions and collaborate in meetings with mid-to-senior level attorneys, management, and other third parties with regard to issue resolution and general problem solving. Experience with cross-functional projects and activities. Ability to understand the company's business objectives and anticipate the nature and magnitude of legal issues (local and international) that could arise in various settings, with a desire to develop business acumen and become a business partner. Well organized, detail oriented and adept in a fast paced environment. Required to work with the highest level of ethics and discretion.
 
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Assistant General Counsel - Corporate And Securities
Refer job# YQHN152157
 
Assistant General Counsel - Corporate and Securities The candidate will advise on a wide range of securities law matters. Serve as legal lead for 10-Ks, 10-Qs, proxy statements, 8-Ks and Section 16 reporting, partnering closely with Finance and Internal Audit. Collaborate with Finance, Human Resources, Investor Relations and Communications teams on external communications, such as earnings releases and press releases. Research, monitor and advise on relevant best practices and developments, and recommend enhancements to related company policies and processes, including with respect to insider trading, related party transactions and conflicts of interest. Assist with corporate governance matters, including the preparation of Board and Committee materials, policies, and other special projects. Draft and negotiate a variety of commercial agreements, including SaaS, licensing, marketing, partner and other sales and operational agreements. Provide day to day legal counsel to various departments and comprehensive resolution of legal inquiries from business team members. Obtain and maintain a solid knowledge of the products, services and objectives of the business. Other duties and projects assigned by the General Counsel.

The candidate should have a minimum of 8+ years of experience, including at least 4 years at a nationally recognized law firm with significant work in a corporate & securities practice, and 3+ years of experience as in-house counsel. Experience in preparation of public company SEC reporting documents, including 34 Act filings (10-K, 10-Q), proxy statement, 8-K, Section 16 reporting and strong SEC disclosure drafting skills. Depth of legal knowledge relating to the 1933 Act, 1934 Act, NYSE rules and DE corporate law. Familiarity with healthcare a plus. Excellent partner to and with cross-functional teams including Investor Relations, Finance and HR. Ability to work independently and collaboratively, with excellent business judgment and strategic thinking, and a proactive, solution-oriented approach. Demonstrate a naturally business-friendly and compassionate approach to legal problem-solving and be able to effectively counsel internal clients by providing clear, concise and practical advice as well as creative solutions. Admitted and in good standing.
 
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