M&A Counsel

RBCJersey city, New jerseyFull TimeOn Site


What is the opportunity?

As a Capital Markets Attorney, you will provide Investment Banking legal coverage with primary coverage responsibility for M&A and Financial Advisory activities and will provide ancillary legal support for Equity and Equity-Linked Capital Markets transactions and High Yield Capital Markets transactions.


What will you do?

  • Review, draft and negotiate M&A engagement letters, NDAs, non-reliance letters and joinders
  • Review fairness opinions and proxy disclosure
  • Provide supplemental legal coverage for the investment banking industry and product coverage groups
  • Provide supplemental legal representation of various internal committees
  • Prepare standard forms, policies, procedures for the investment banking business
  • Provide ancillary support on offering documents, underwriting agreements and other capital markets transaction documentation
  • Work with external counsel on investment banking transactional matters


What do you need to succeed?

  • Education Level: JD from a top U.S. law school
  • Experience: At least 3 years in a top law firm and/or in-house investment banking position
  • Strong drafting and analytical skills; strong interpersonal skills for building relationships; ability to provide training to business and to facilitate business in a risk-appropriate and cost effective manner
  • M&A transactional experience; experience drafting and negotiating M&A engagement letters and NDAs a plus; U.S. in-house counsel experience at large investment bank a plus
  • Some experience with equity and equity-linked capital markets transactions and/or high yield capital markets transactions


What’s in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits, competitive compensation
  • Leaders who support your development through coaching and managing opportunities
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team


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JOB SUMMARY
City: Jersey City
Address: 30 Hudson Street
Work Hours/Week: 40+
Work Environment: Office
Employment Type: Permanent
Career Level: Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type: Salaried
Required Travel (%): 0-25
Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt
People Manager: No
Application Deadline: 01/25/2022
Platform: CFO Group
Req ID: 421982
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