Associate - Mergers & Acquisitions (Chicago, IL; New York, NY)

  • Oculus Legal
  • Chicago, IL, New York, NY

We are thrilled to present an opportunity for a mid-level Mergers & Acquisitions associate to join our client’s esteemed Finance & Transactions team, located in either their Chicago or New York office. Their team is distinguished by its cohesion and collaboration, offering a diverse and multidisciplinary practice that facilitates close collaboration with shareholders and active involvement in business development and client-facing activities. Our client is committed to nurturing career growth and delivering unparalleled client service.

About You:

  • You bring 3-5 years of commercial transactional/M&A experience from a distinguished law firm
  • Preferred experience with private equity and/or venture capital clients
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple matters concurrently
  • Possession of a J.D. degree with outstanding academic credentials
  • Admission in (and in good standing with) or actively pursuing admission in the relevant jurisdiction (Illinois or New York)

About Our Client:

  • They offer intellectually stimulating work within a personalized work environment that encourages growth and collaboration
  • Opportunities abound for assuming increasing levels of responsibility and client interaction
  • Dedicated to providing comprehensive professional development support, including tailored training, mentorship, and performance feedback
  • Committed to fostering a culture of excellence, reflected in their competitive compensation and benefits package
  • A hybrid work policy allows for three days of in-office attendance and two days remote, enabling a balanced approach to work and life for their team members.