In-House Attorney

EquiLend - New York, NY3.0

Full-time | ContractEstimated: $63,000 - $91,000 a year
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An excellent opportunity for a general practice attorney to join a Financial-Technology firm to assist with a variety of legal matters globally. This position is based in New York and will report to the General Counsel.

Responsibilities

Assist General Counsel in reviewing, amending, and finalizing agreements and other documents with clients
Update agreement templates, and ensure updated templates are made available internally and to external clients
Handle employee-related matters
Write business correspondence and perform general administrative tasks as assigned
Other responsibilities as assigned by the General Counsel
Requirements

Bachelor’s & Juris Doctorate Degrees required
NY Bar membership
1 to 2 years of experience post legal education: assisting in contract negotiation
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Adobe Acrobat Professional
Excellent verbal and written communication skills - ability to communicate effectively and professionally with staff, management, clients, etc.
Must possess strong interpersonal skills, be very detail oriented and have strong organization and time management skills