MORE ABOUT THIS JOB LEGAL 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.
GSAM Attorney: Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is looking for an attorney with strong transactional experience with a strong understanding of M&A and private equity. The attorney will join a team primarily responsible for supporting GSAM's various businesses and portfolio management teams, including its private equity team and its strategy team, on executing transactions.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Responsibilities P rimary 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.
4+ years related legal experience
Significant transactional experience, including M&A and private equity
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.