Job Details

Finance - Project Finance Attorney / Finance - Structured Finance Attorney in Wellesley, MA

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Company name

Sun Life Financial Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Finance - Project Finance
Finance - Structured Finance

Years of Experience

4-8 yrs required


Wellesley, MA

Date Last Verified

Mar 16,2018

Posted on

Mar 04,2018

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Investment Attorney - Private Debt Placements The candidate will support US-based private fixed income transactions sourced by company's Private Fixed Income (PFI) business team, which manages a diverse portfolio of private debt and investments valued at over $5.2 billion, and our affiliated investment adviser. Will assist the PFI team in reviewing transactional documents, identifying legal, structural and related risks in potential transactions, ensuring the documentation aligns with the PFI team's understandings and expectations, and offering constructive solutions to mitigate risks while achieving the key objectives of the business team. Advise on strategies and remedies if a PFI investment does not perform or a default occurs. Advise on applicable legal and regulatory provisions. Oversee, direct and/or review the work of external counsel. Assess and advise on legal and structural questions and assisting in the implementation of investment initiatives.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 4-8 years of experience in sophisticated secured and unsecured private debt placement financing transactions, project finance, structured finance, and/or asset lending, either at a top tier law firm or in a comparable in-house position. Syndicated bank lending, commercial mortgage, bankruptcy and workout experience a plus. Familiarity with US securities laws, and investment advisers act, law and regulations relating to institutional private placement debt transactions, state insurance company laws, Form ADV, bankruptcy laws and private equity helpful. Should have familiarity with market practices and the criteria used to evaluate and implement financing transactions.

Additional info

Ref. #: JR00003713

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Sun Life Financial Corporation
1 Sun Life Park
Wellesley, MA 02481