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Investment Banking Funds Attorney

Company: Jefferies
Location: New York
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Jefferies Group LLC, the largest independent, global, full-service investment banking and capital markets firm headquartered in the U.S. focused on serving clients for 60 years, is a leader in providing insight, expertise and execution to investors, companies and governments. We offer deep sector expertise across a full range of products and services in investment banking, equities, fixed income, asset and wealth management in the Americas, Europe and the Middle East and Asia. Jefferies Group LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Jefferies Financial Group Inc. (NYSE: JEF), a diversified financial services company.

The Investment Banking Legal department is a highly strategic and cross-disciplinary team responsible for all transaction legal matters involving the investment bank globally. The team partners with internal clients and decision leaders to drive new business and provide oversight while managing the firm's risk on mandates. IB Legal is involved in almost every aspect of a transaction from inception to closing while participating in most key decisions that impact the firm.

Position will cover all matters relating to Jefferies' private capital groups businesses globally from a legal standpoint.

engagement letters
transaction structuring
committee coverage
deal documentation
transaction management
interfacing with internal compliance; and outside counsel supervision.

Individual must be able to work independently
Manage multiple workstreams at once
Interface effectively with senior members of the investment banking department
Seeking an attorney with 5+ years of fund placement and advisory experience.

At Jefferies, we believe that diversity fosters creativity, innovation and thought leadership through the infusion of new ideas and perspectives. We have made a commitment to building a culture that provides opportunities for all employees regardless of our differences and supports a workforce that is reflective of the communities where we work and live. As a result, we are able to pool our collective insights and intelligence to provide fresh and innovative thinking for our clients.

Jefferies is an equal employment opportunity employer. We practice equal opportunity for all, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, pregnancy, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, genetic information, reproductive health decisions, or any other factor protected by law. We are committed to hiring the most qualified applicants and complying with all federal, state, and local equal employment opportunity laws. As part of this commitment, Jefferies will extend reasonable accommodations to individuals with qualified disabilities, as appropriate, under applicable law.

It is Jefferies' policy that all employees be fully vaccinated with a booster against COVID-19 in
order to enter any Jefferies office or participate in any Jefferies or client event in person. Should an offer of employment be made, your acceptance of that offer means that you will comply
with this policy. You will be advised of your anticipated schedule to be in the office should we move forward with the offer. Please note that all visitors must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enter a Jefferies office.

Keywords: Jefferies, New York , Investment Banking Funds Attorney, Legal , New York, New York

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