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Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. With over 2,400 employees spanning North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable corporate legal departments to drive efficiency and growth to adapt to a demanding new era.
Axiom empowers you to take control of how you work while contributing your expertise to the world's best companies.
Currently, we're hiring Derivatives Lawyers to join us with:
2+ years of experience with stock loans, repos, swaps/options and secured lending, fund linked transactions
Exposure to complex structured transactions such as collateralized arrangements providing pay offs/protection to institutional investors as well as financing solutions
Ability to revise agreements, propose strategic language, and negotiate with opposing counsel
Equity and fund linked synthetic exposure in OTC and Note formats
Active NY bar admission
Working with the Equity Linked business, Compliance and other related departments to structure and document bespoke transactions and manage legal, regulatory and reputational risks associated with the business
Drafting, reviewing and negotiating bespoke transactional documentation, including, share buyback engagement letters, derivative confirmations and margin loan documentation and negotiating directly with clients
Advising on the taking of security interests in a wide variety of jurisdictions and drafting/reviewing associated documentation
Instructing, liaising with and managing external counsel in a variety of jurisdictions and reviewing associated legal opinions
Identifying and advising on all relevant corporate, regulatory and finance law issues relating to transactions.
Documenting bespoke OTC derivatives transactions, ideally in the Equities world.
Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, offering access to a variety of professional development programs and continuing legal education opportunities.
Since 2000, we’ve reached legal professionals globally and been committed to reimagining legal work. We seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that, “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”.
Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy, and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times.
Featured by the National Law Journal in their cover story "The Rise of the New Model Firm," Axiom is changing the way attorneys work and offering corporations a new way to work with them. Axiom offers attorneys sophisticated work and a more self-directed practice.
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