Legal, Finance and Corporate Attorney, VP, NYC

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 16 Oct 18

Legal, Finance and Corporate Attorney, VP, NYC

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We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you're an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Principal Responsibilities include:

  • Financings and securities offerings of GS Group, the parent company of Goldman Sachs, and certain of its subsidiaries, including offerings of debt securities and structured products (e.g. dealer agreement negotiations, complex payout disclosures and related internal policies/procedures).
  • GS Treasury activities, including bank loans, secured funding and other funding activities, entity capitalization, letters of credit and guarantees.
  • Periodic reporting by GS Group and certain of its subsidiaries.
  • Internal and external communications by GS.
  • Implementation of regulatory requirements and developments affecting GS Group.
  • A wide variety of special projects, including acquisitions, structured transactions, new businesses, outsourcing arrangements and corporate governance.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Securities lawyer with 2-3 years of experience at a top tier law firm who is a graduate of a top tier law school.
  • Some experience with banking or with structured or leveraged finance transactions is helpful.
  • Self-starter, capable of juggling multiple transactions and working with a minimum of supervision.
  • Should be interested in getting involved in a number of diverse and unfamiliar projects/areas of the law.
  • Should possess strong communication and interpersonal skills and be a good team player.
  • Should have the ability to respond creatively and quickly in a fast-paced, changing environment.


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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