The Dallas office of McGuireWoods seeks an associate to join its M&A and Private Equity practice. Recently named "Law Firm of the Year” in Mergers & Acquisitions magazine’s 2017 Mid-Market M&A Awards, McGuireWoods is frequently recognized for its deal work and for innovations that distinguish the firm as an industry leader. Our team is particularly experienced in the middle-market M&A and private equity arena. The volume of deals we handle each year has led Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg to consistently rank McGuireWoods among the top 5 M&A and PE law firms in the United States. McGuireWoods is frequently recognized for its contributions to the independent sponsor market. Most recently, the firm was nationally recognized by Legal 500 for private equity buyouts, noted for its presence in middle-market and independent sponsor sectors, particularly in the healthcare, food and beverage, and energy industries.
Qualified candidates will have 3 – 5 years of general corporate and transactional experience on behalf of private and institutional investors. Candidate will have experience in mergers and acquisitions, private equity, corporate governance and preferably with a mid-to-large size law firm. Candidates should also possess the ability to interact with and advise business people, manage due diligence teams and lead deal teams and transactions from inception through closing. Candidates licensed in Texas or qualified for waiver preferred. Please submit cover letter, resume and transcript. Disclaimer: Search firms with a current preferred agreement in place with McGuireWoods LLP may submit resumes directly to Recruiting Manager. All other unsolicited submissions by search firms will be deemed not accepted. Please reference req #1311
Internal Number: 1311
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