Latitude is seeking a corporate attorney with extensive fund formation experience to assist one of its private equity firm clients with a fund finance project. This is a fully remote, in-house contract engagement and candidates can work anywhere in the United States. Applicants must have extensive experience representing both borrowers and lenders in connection with a broad spectrum of transactions, including subscription credit facilities and private placements. Experience with MFN provisions and side letters is a must. Prior experience working in the corporate department of a national or regional law firm is strongly preferred.
Requirements for the Corporate Attorney – Fund Formation:
6+ years of corporate experience, specifically with fund formation and finance matters
Licensed and in good standing in state of residence
Prior successful experience working in the corporate practice group of a national or regional law firm is strongly preferred
Strong attention to detail is a must
Position Details for the Corporate Attorney – Fund Formation:
Type of role: Contract Engagement
Schedule: Full-time, part-time or anywhere in between
Pay: The annualized pay for this contract position ranges from $200,000 to $225,000 or more when calculated on a full-time basis. Pay for contract roles is based on multiple factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials, location, market supply/demand, and the candidate’s preference (each candidate’s pay rate affects the client bill rate which can affect the candidate’s competitiveness for the position).
Benefits: In addition to pay, all Latitude contract professionals receive complimentary professional liability insurance coverage. Latitude contract professionals are usually W2 employees of Latitude and are eligible for full benefits when working in roles for 20 hours per week. Benefits-eligible Latitude contract professionals receive complimentary Group Life, LTD and AD&D. A qualified 401k plan is also available. Benefits-eligible Latitude Attorneys also receive a CLE and Professional Expense stipend.
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Latitude is a full-service national legal services company that specializes in providing high-end, flexible contract engagements and permanent positions to outstanding attorneys, paralegals, compliance officers and legal operations professionals. We work closely with our candidates to understand their career goals and match them with the substantive engagements they want with our clients, who range from Fortune 500 corporations to small companies and Global 50 law firms to boutiques. With offices coast-to-coast, we employ legal professionals across the country. Latitude’s client service and recruiting team members are all former practicing attorneys and understand the demands faced by those we serve. In 2023, the readers of the National Law Journal recognized Latitude as the #1 legal recruiter in the nation.
Latitude Contract Engagements & Secondments
Outstanding attorneys and other legal professionals who are seeking contract assignments or consulting/secondment roles choose to work with Latitude because of our competitive W2 compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries. Our own experience as practicing attorneys and our client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.
Our Specialty: Peer-Level Contract Attorneys. Latitude Attorneys have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent member of our client’s corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running. Latitude Attorneys serve on a full- or part-time contract basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.
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