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Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets Attorney in Chicago, IL

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Company name

Practical Law Company Limited

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


USA Chicago, IL

Date Last Verified

Sep 11,2017

Posted on

Jul 27,2017

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Senior Legal Editor, Securities The candidate will work on capital markets and securities resources for Capital Markets and Securities Service. Will conceive and develop securities content to be published on the Capital Markets and Corporate Governance Service and elsewhere on company’s online services. The focus of the resources will be on registered and unregistered offerings (domestic and international) and corporate governance matters. Assist with the development of special projects undertaken by the parent company and company. Stay informed about current developments and issues relating to the securities laws to ensure timely updates of existing content and development of new content. Organize and conduct webinars on topics of interest to attorneys practicing in the securities law area, and assist with marketing initiatives and sales demonstrations. Establish and maintain relationships with external law firm contributors. Write, edit, and update securities resources, including practice guidance notes, checklists, standard forms and policies in accordance with company writing style. Write and edit content for company's companion magazine. Develop and use existing relationships with in-house counsel and legal practitioners to ensure that the securities law content is topical and meets their needs. Support commercial facing teams in client engagement and retention activities.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a J.D. degree. Must have 8+ years of overall securities law experience in a law firm, corporate legal department, governmental agency, or combination of securities law experience and securities law-related experience in an online legal publishing company. A solid understanding of the needs of law firm attorneys and corporate counsel with respect to all areas of securities law practice is required. Must have substantial knowledge of the legal industry and needs of practicing securities law attorneys.

Additional info

Ref. #: JREQ087379

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Practical Law Company Limited
747 Third Avenue 36th Floor
New York City, NY 10017