Transactional Attorney

Transactional Attorney: Lake Success firm is looking for an associate with 3-5 years of transactional experience. Ideal candidate will have experience in real estate, mergers and acquisitions, representing closely held businesses and/or transactional tax matters. Background in sophisticated estate planning would be a valuable as well.

Responsibilities & Qualifications:

  • Advise clients concerning business transactions, which can range in complexity from simple asset purchase agreements to highly structured mergers designed to mitigate adverse tax impacts.
  • Prepare, draft, and review legal documents, such as stock and asset purchase agreements, supporting documentation for M&A transactions, leases, licenses, tax and estate planning documentation.
  • Contribute to the firm's success by continuously improving client relations, profitability, productivity, and collective expertise.
  • Attend company-sponsored events and networking groups.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills, ability to work with clients, the public, and individuals at all levels of the organization in a positive and collaborative manner.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office Suite (including Excel), eCopy PDF, and DocuSign preferred.
  • Exceptional organization skills, strong self-motivator with high attention to detail, and entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Excellent time and deadline management skills in a fast-paced environment, able to juggle multiple projects, and re-prioritize quickly and efficiently.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to uphold the highest standards of discretion, confidentiality, and exercise good judgment on day-to-day decisions.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 31 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.

Full time
New York, NY 10261, US