Legal Counsel/Senior Counsel, Commercial

Expertise:

Location:

Expertise:

Location:

Commercial,Technology Transactions

San Francisco Bay Area

Commercial,Technology Transactions

San Francisco Bay Area

Our client, a public, cutting-edge consumer finance technology company, has exclusively retained Solutus to assist in their hiring of a Legal Counsel/Sr. Commercial Counsel to join their growing legal team.

In this role, you will jump into a lean and nimble team and assist with a broad range of financial, commercial and transactional legal matters across the entire organization.  The role will provide the opportunity for strong mentorship, allow you to learn new skills, and work with a collaborative team in a fast-paced and fun environment.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to handle a broad range of commercial, financing, and transactional legal matters across the entire organization. This position is unique because it offers the opportunity to get exposed to issues that have never existed before and work on diverse tasks such as contract drafting and negotiation, escalated customer situations, and a number of projects that will arise as the company continues to scale.

The successful candidate will have 2-6 years of experience drafting and negotiating financial and commercial agreements.  Our client will consider highly motivated law firm associates.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Provide legal and strategic guidance to assess and mitigate legal risk by building a deep understanding of the business and collaborating with internal clients to support their goals
  • Manage deals in the capital markets space
  • Review, draft, and negotiate commercial contracts and various financing facilities
  • Develop processes and templates for commercial transactions to support and drive the business

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • 4+ years of experience; experience in debt finance and/or capital markets preferred
  • Self-starter who thrives under limited direction and is excited by challenges
  • Strong communication skills with a demonstrated ability to effectively and proactively provide quick, concise, and practical legal advice
  • Eager to develop expertise in new or unfamiliar areas of law

This is an exceptional opportunity for a highly motivated and creative attorney who is excited by challenges, to take on interesting work and learn new skills with an innovative highly sought-after, leading fintech company.

Compensation is competitive and includes equity.

Solutus has been exclusively retained for this special search engagement. Interested candidates, please contact search@solutuslegal.com for consideration. Resumes submitted directly to our client will be forwarded to Solutus.

Ref. #622-SLS

 

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