Legal - GSAM Attorney - Vice President - New York
We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you're an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.
Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is looking for an attorney with general transactional experience. A strong understanding of credit transactions, including loan origination and restructuring, is beneficial. The attorney will join a team primarily responsible for supporting GSAM's various portfolio management teams, including its credit alternatives and renewable power business, on executing transactions for its registered and unregistered investment funds, including business development companies, mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, distressed debt funds, corporate credit funds, etc.
Primary responsibilities will include legal work related to transaction execution, including identification of legal and reputational risks, managing external counsel and participation on investment and related committees. The GSAM legal team provides ongoing support with respect to other advisory, regulatory and asset management issues as well.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
- 4+ years related legal experience
- Significant transactional experience, including loan origination, restructurings and other credit work
- Working knowledge of, or interest in gaining experience with, the Investment Company Act and Investment Advisers Act
- Outstanding law firm and law school credentials
- Thought leader; strong analytical skills
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Motivation to expand skill set and excel in a challenging business environment
- Team player; adept at developing interpersonal relationships
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS
The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.
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The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities, and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments, and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.
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