The Charlotte office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its M&A & Corporate Transactions Department.
Consistently honored for its global M&A capabilities and innovations that distinguish the firm as an industry leader, Mergers and Acquisitions magazine recently named McGuireWoods M&A Mid-Market “Law Firm of the Year.” The firm ranks among the top five for M&A in Bloomberg’s and Thomson Reuters’ benchmarking league tables; Chambers USA recognized McGuireWoods for its nationwide M&A practice; and The Legal 500 praised the firm for its M&A and private equity deal work.
Such accolades reinforce McGuireWoods’ straightforward approach to M&A: Our attorneys listen to clients to gain a thorough understanding of their objectives for the transaction. We then analyze the competitive and regulatory landscape within client-specific industries — factoring in the influence of current and emerging legislation, regulatory developments and the whole M&A market. Armed with this information, we work with our clients to develop a strategy designed to meet specific business goals, while minimizing disruption to ongoing operations.
McGuireWoods’ M&A team represents buyers and sellers in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and other major transactions throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Pacific Rim. The firm’s lawyers handle transformative and strategically significant deals for public and private companies in every sector of the economy.
Qualified candidates will have with 3-5 years of transactional experience for its technology and outsourcing practice. Candidates must have a demonstrated capability in information technology issues and developments, and have an interest in being part of a specialized and fast-paced practice supporting business uses of technology. Transactional experience in general corporate, corporate finance, and/or information technology transactions is required and financial institution experience is a plus. Specific background in information technology, outsourcing or cloud services is a strong plus as is experience with other strategic supply chain transactions. In addition, the candidate must be a proven self-starter willing to take on a good deal of responsibility, with strong academic and work experience.
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