Job Details

Corporate Counsel: Litigation Investing

Company name

D. E. SHAW & CO., L.P

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Aug 08, 2020

Valid Through

Nov 21, 2020

Posted on

Jul 31, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required


New York City, NY, United States

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Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Corporate Counsel: Litigation Investing
The candidate will be drafting and negotiation of deal documents to ensure that they reflect deal terms and comply with applicable legal requirements (e.g., champerty, usury, fee splitting, etc.) and shepherding deals through closing processes. Will serve as the group expert on industry-related legal, regulatory, and policy issues, and maintain internal reports for the team. Interface and collaborate with our contract review team and Legal and Compliance department on relevant topics (e.g., NDAs, engagement letters, MNPI issues, conflicts, etc.). Should have an excellent record of academic and professional achievement, including 7+ years of relevant corporate and transactional experience at a law firm and/or in-house legal department. Keen attention to detail and project management skills, as well as sound judgment, are required. Excellent communication skills, including the ability to engage effectively with members of multiple business units, are essential.

Company info

Hiring coordinator
D. E. SHAW & CO., L.P
120 West 45th Street, 39th Floor
Suite 45
New York City, NY 10036

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