At Nixon Peabody, our priority is to attract, retain and promote talented individuals who have an array of racial, ethnic, social, economic, religious, and personal backgrounds, genders and sexual orientations. Therefore, we encourage talented individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences to apply.
Our Corporate Practice Group is seeking to hire a mid-level associate to join our team. Location is flexible.
Location: Albany, NY; Boston, MA; Buffalo, NY; Chicago, IL; Jericho, NY; Los Angeles, CA; Manchester, NH; New York, NY; Providence, RI; Rochester, NY; San Francisco, CA; Washington, DC
NP is an industry leader in corporate transactions. Our firm has over 200 business lawyers who work together to handle the full range of mergers, sales, acquisitions, investments, joint ventures, licensing, and strategic transactions for both private and public clients – from structure and strategy to negotiation and documentation. Our clients are strategic and private investors, artists, fashion brands, health care organizations, large and emerging growth companies and renowned academic institutions creating innovations that will drive society far into the future.
If you are interested in being part of our growing team, we hope you will consider this exciting opportunity.
The ideal candidate will have two to six years of experience working on complex mergers and acquisitions and other major business transactions, with a focus on private companies, private equity, equity financings and other business transactions. Ideally, a candidate would have industry knowledge in the food and beverage, technology sectors and/or life sciences. In addition to complex transactions, candidates will need to be comfortable interacting with sophisticated clients and their accounting and financial advisors. Qualified candidates will be motivated self-starters with stellar academic credentials, superb judgment and communication skills, a commitment to excellence, an aptitude for client development/management and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment.
Nixon Peabody LLP is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Disability / Female / Gender Identity / Minority / Sexual Orientation / Veteran. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
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All applicants for employment with NP, unless they receive an approved exemption as an accommodation for a medical issue or sincerely held religious belief, must be “Up to Date” with respect to their COVID-19 vaccinations by their hire date. “Up to Date” currently means that the applicant has completed the Moderna or Pfizer-BioNTech primary vaccine series, plus a booster vaccine, if eligible, or the Johnson & Johnson Janssen one dose primary vaccine, plus a booster vaccine, if eligible.