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Appealing and Rare--M&A, Corporate Counsel, DC Metro
Garrison & Sisson
July 25, 2018
Full Time - Assistant GC
10+ years experience
G&S has been engaged to assist a regionally headquartered public company in its search for “a number two” to handle M&A, joint venture and strategic alliance matters. In particular, the company seeks an attorney with a minimum of ten years of experience who is experienced in leading/running all facets of a transaction. Exposure to international and antitrust compliance/due diligence is highly valued. Other responsibilities will include drafting and reviewing, as needed, acquisition agreements, bid letters, term sheets, equity commitment letters, joint venture agreements, confidentiality agreements, engagement letters and other deal documents.
Company is eager for an autonomous lawyer who will take the initiative in running deals and anticipating issues as well as possesses the interpersonal skills to be highly effective in developing relationships with internal clients and external (including government) parties. Validation of this capability can in part be reflected in prior experience establishing and managing client relationships and firm/practice management responsibilities.
*Rare and appealing opportunity in the WDC metro area. Company is prepared to assist with relocation and values NYC Big Law training.
Requirements for consideration include AmLaw 50 law firm training. Experience doing transactions with the government contracts industry is strongly preferred.
Internal Number: 26050
About Garrison & Sisson
Garrison & Sisson was established in 1986, and the Firm has placed over 350 attorneys in corporate legal departments throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. Our corporate clients include public and private corporate entities, not-for-profits, management consulting firms and trade associations. Our recruiting specialists include former practicing attorneys with experience in law firms and corporate legal departments. In-house attorney placement constitutes approximately 40% of the Firm’s business on an annual basis. Garrison & Sisson has consistently been voted the Best DC Legal Recruiting Firm by the National Law Journal/Legal Times (2011-Present). Additionally, Garrison & Sisson is certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a Women’s Business Enterprise.