Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Angel Oak Companies (Company) to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel/Securitization Counsel position.
Overview: Reporting to the General Counsel of the company in Atlanta Georgia (Buckhead), the Associate General Counsel will focus on Securitizations. This Securitization Counsel will provide support to General Counsel, portfolio management and capital markets, managing multiple deals and supporting colleagues to ensure business initiatives are executed timely and accurately.
Company: Founded in 2008, Angel Oak Companies is an industry leader in delivering innovative mortgage credit solutions. Through their integrated mortgage credit and investment platform, they deliver solutions across asset management, mortgage lending and capital markets. The company – which comprises Angel Oak Capital Advisors and lending units Angel Oak Mortgage Solutions, Angel Oak Home Loans, Angel Oak Commercial Lending and Angel Oak Prime Bridge has originated $6.6 Billion in mortgage lending, $8.9 Billion in asset management and $2.3 Billion in securitization in capital markets. Angel Oak Companies has been named for five years running as one of the top five places to work in Atlanta by the AJC as well as one of the fastest growing companies in Georgia.
Experience: 4-8+ years of corporate experience, including significant securitization transactions, to include experience with a top-tier law firm or an in-house environment. Candidates must be able to identify and research legal risks and issues, and effectively counsel clients, as well as have the ability to work independently on a number of projects simultaneously.
Relos:Local candidates preferred - limited relo.
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