What you’ll be doing...
Verizon is looking for an experienced attorney to join the Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and strategic transactions group in Basking Ridge, NJ.
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Lead M&A, joint venture, venture capital and other strategic transactions on behalf of Verizon
- Work closely with internal clients in the business development team and business units to achieve their objectives
- Coordinate and work closely with other subject matter experts in the legal and other departments in Verizon
- Independently draft and negotiate term sheets, MOUs and other transaction documents
- Manage and coordinate legal due diligence processes
What we’re looking for...
You’ll need to have:
- JD degree and six or more years of work experience.
- Six or more years of relevant work experience.
- Licenses: Active and in good standing with bar admission in one or more states (if not New Jersey, then eligibility for New Jersey In-House Counsel Limited Licensure).
- Mergers and Acquisitions experience.
Even better if you have:
- JD degree from a top tier law school with strong academic performance.
- Significant Mergers and Acquisitions experience at a premier law firm.
- Excellent professional ethics, integrity and judgment.
- Highly motivated with excellent interpersonal and written and oral communication skills.
- Proven ability to professionally manage time, prioritize multiple responsibilities, and process a high volume of work in a timely and accurate manner with a high attention to detail.
- Proven ability to work independently and autonomously, and as part of a team.
- Proven ability to spot problems and develop and lead implementation of appropriate solutions.
- Ability to interact comfortably with all levels of personnel and enforce legal requirements without alienating clients.
- Demonstrated ability to handle extremely sensitive and confidential information.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.
Click here for more info: http://www.verizon.com/about/work/jobs/6920718-staff-counsel
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