Senior Capital Markets Attorney (#187118)

Location: New York, NY
Company: Credit Suisse
Industry: Legal
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 5 days ago
Join us as a Senior Debt Capital Markets Lawyer within one of the world's leading Investment Banking franchises. As part of this team, you will support the Capital Markets group of the Investment Banking division, with a focus on debt transactions.

This dynamic role involves, among other activities, the following principal responsibilities: Advise bankers and capital markets professionals on a broad variety of topics that arise in connection with capital markets transactions. Review SEC-registered, Rule 144A offerings and Section 4(a)(2) placements of equity, equity-linked and debt securities underwritten by Credit Suisse and its overseas affiliates, including both lead-managed and co-managed deals. Answer a broad variety of questions from bankers and outside counsel that arise during a transaction, including general deal mechanics.

Attend and advise senior investment bankers in Investment Banking Committee meetings. Review and negotiate underwriting/purchase agreements, legal opinions, comfort letters, lock-up agreements in coordination with equity offerings and other transaction documents. Review and comment on offering documents and check for compliance with Credit Suisse guidelines.

Assist in the review and preparation of responses to SEC comments, when applicable. Review FINRA issues and correspondence and prepare responses to FINRA questionnaires, if required. Review non-disclosure agreements and engagement letters as required..

Your future colleagues* The role of the Investment Banking General Counsel function at Credit Suisse is to act as a trusted advisor to the business. We play a crucial role in supporting the Investment Banking division in execution of their transactions and strategic aims. We provide legal and regulatory advice to the banking teams as well as and co-ordinate with General Counsel and other colleagues.

We are a team that prides itself on promoting a strong team work ethic and engaging in a collaborative manner with business partners and colleagues. We are a department which values Diversity and Inclusion (D) and is committed to realizing the firm's D ambition which is an integral part of our global cultural values We are looking for an applicant who possess proven experience of at least Eight or more years as a practicing attorney at a major corporate and securities law firm or financial services industry in-house legal department. J.D. or equivalent and N.Y. State bar admission is essential.

Proven knowledge and understanding of securities laws and regulations relating to equity and debt capital markets transactions; proven experience in investment grade and high yield debt, leveraged finance, liability management and Latin American capital markets transactions desired. Communicate legal advice in a clear and concise manner and in a timely fashion. Possess exceptional written with ability to communicate optimally at all levels..

Be a team oriented individual who will collaborate on drafting legal guidelines and managing projects, including building and refining standards, and other guidance materials. Dedication to fostering an inclusive culture and value diverse perspectives.*Job:
Legal & Compliance
Title:*.Senior Capital Markets Attorney (#187118)
Location:*.NY-New York
Requisition ID:*.187118*.

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