US Capital Markets Associate

Cleary Gottlieb
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP are looking to recruit a U.S. qualified lawyer to join the U.S. capital markets practice. Successful candidates must have an undergraduate degree and a J.D. from a top 10 U.S. academic institution. We look for candidates who have achieved a GPA average of at least 3.5.

As the role is to work with our U.S. capital markets team, we are seeking a candidate with approximately 3 years’ experience from a top tier U.S. capital markets practice or from a Magic Circle firm. The candidate must have experience in providing advice to clients in equity, debt and high yield transactions. The candidate must be familiar with Rule 144A/Reg S offerings, including high yield debt, initial public offerings, rights offerings, exchange offers and tender offers.

The ideal candidate must have excellent drafting, communication, negotiation and marketing skills. The candidate should be ambitious, a team player and have the ability to work independently. We are also looking for a candidate who is able to emanate the ethos of which Cleary Gottlieb projects: collegiality, trust and respect.

A competitive salary is offered for this role.

The opening date for applications is 11 April 2017. The closing date for receipt of applications for this role is 8 May 2017.

We are not accepting CVs from recruitment agents on behalf of candidates for this role.