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New York

D. E. Shaw & Co.

Transactional Attorney

WHAT YOU'LL DO DAY-TO-DAY:You'll help to structure, negotiate, and document transactions of varying types, sizes, and complexity. Functions you'll support include the firm's credit and asset-backed investing activities, the private investment activities of the firm's fundamental equities team, and the venture capital activities of the firm's corporate development group; additional responsibilities will include assisting with corporate, regulatory, and other legal matters related to those functions. You'll work closely with relevant investment teams as well as with the firm's finance, tax, compliance, and operations functions. WHO WE'RE LOOKING FOR: Candidates should have a demonstrated record of academic and professional achievement and at least three years of relevant experience at a law firm and/or in-house. Key attributes include sound judgment and a demonstrated ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, along with well-developed analytical abilities, communication and organizational skills, and keen attention to detail.|Familiarity with venture capital and/or credit-related investment transactions is beneficial but not required.