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Job Title: Corporate Associate (4-6 Years Experience) ( ID: A2896 )
Career Category: Business, Commercial, Commercial Contracts, Corporate, Corporate - General, Mergers/Acquisitions, Securities
Posted Date: 2014-07-03
Location: Downtown Vancouver
Description:  
NOT YOUR AVERAGE CORPORATE LAW FIRM – Young, Dynamic, Entrepreneurial!

If you are seeking to work at a firm with the work and caliber of a top tier National law firm that truly respects a life outside of the office– then this is the place for you!

This young, dynamic downtown Vancouver Business law firm offers a unique and collegial environment with the work and caliber of clients of a large downtown firm!
CORPORATE ASSOCIATES – Senior (9-10 Year), Mid-Level (5-6 Year) and Junior (2-3 Year)

Job Description:

Our client, a full-service boutique Business law firm, brings together the expertise from internationally recognized law firms around the world to the landscape of Vancouver. With their global experience and dynamic and refreshing attitude, the firm boasts leading corporate clients with a uniquely collegial and creative business minded approach to the law.

They are seeking to add Corporate/Commercial Associates for their growing and busy practice. This is an exciting opportunity for an entrepreneurial minded business lawyer looking to be a part of a practice that prides itself on team work while encouraging their lawyers to further develop their business law skills, expertise and interests with the support, guidance and infrastructure of an experienced and collaborative group.

With no shortage of work, you will be involved in cutting edge corporate and commercial deals with the opportunity to work on securities, finance, energy and entertainment law files.

Responsibilities:

The successful candidate will:
• Work with and advise clients engaging in complex corporate and commercial transactions including: acquisitions/dispositions, domestic/international commercial projects, corporate restructurings mergers, joint ventures; project finance, and domestic/cross-border debt and equity financings.
• Represent a diverse clientele from business owners, to corporations to energy companies and financial institutions in all aspects of corporate and commercial matters.
• Negotiate and draft complex commercial contracts in relation to commercial transactions, corporate finance, secured lending, and cross-border financings.
• Negotiate and draft corporate documents including: shareholder and partnership agreements, resolutions, committee charters, corporate governance guidelines and privacy policies
• Provide legal advice both locally and internationally in a variety of corporate and financing transactions.
• Have the opportunity to work on commercial matters in the field of professional and amateur sports and entertainment law matters.

Offering a highly competitive package including excellent benefits and participation in the firm established profit pool…A truly great opportunity to work with a well-regarded team in a collegial environment who respect and encourage

Requirements:

You must be:

- A member in good standing of a Canadian Bar
- Have 2+ years of relevant experienced gained in a leading or boutique law firm
- Be a true team player, have a strong business acumen and an entrepreneurial spirit!

        

 

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