Associate Lawyer - Corporate Securities (Mid to Senior Level)

(4+ years of experience)

Posted: Tuesday October 5th, 2021
Closing Date: Friday November 5th, 2021
Salary Range: Competitive

Our client is a highly respected international business law firm with a reputation for quality, innovation, and teamwork. They provide a collaborative practice style which has made them a top choice for the largest and most complex transactions in the country as well as for general matters in which strategic advice is fundamental.

Recognized for their industry focus, they are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining, and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

Their Calgary office is now seeking to add a talented Mid to Senior Level Corporate Securities Associate to join their local team of experts. 

Qualifications and Attributes:

  • The successful candidate will have 4-8 years of corporate securities law practice experience with an emphasis on Capital Markets and M&A from a national or reputable regional law firm
  • Experience acting for issuers, underwriters and selling shareholders in domestic and cross-border public offerings and private placement of debt, equity and structured finance products
  • Experience working with corporations, investment banks, and financial institutions in negotiated and contested mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests, independent committee engagements and defence preparations
  • Experience dealing with corporate governance matters, disclosure issues, equity and debt trading strategies, as well as regulatory compliance matters
  • Exceptional work ethic
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Client service orientated
  • Team player
  • Canadian qualified and a member in good standing with the Law Society of Alberta

Our client is offering the following:

  • Lucrative base salary - our client's compensation package ranks them as one of the top in private practice
  • Exceptional bonus incentive program
  • Excellent health benefits
  • Educational incentives
  • Relocation package if applicable
  • Opportunity for cross border work
  • Future partnership opportunities

Interested and qualified applicants may apply in confidence by sending their resume and transcripts to Stacy Cowan at stacy@urbanlegal.ca

We guarantee discretion and confidentiality.