The Attorney will provide senior level legal support for investment banking and bank finance franchise in Latin America (outside of Brazil). Primarily focused on providing bankers with advice with respect to complex legal issues and other matters impacting M&A advisory and cross-border syndicated and bilateral lending (leveraged and investment grade).
Specific responsibilities include:
Drafting, reviewing and negotiating various agreements, consents and waivers (including M&A engagement letters, valuation reports, fairness opinions, commitment letters, fee letters, credit agreements, confidentiality agreements and accountant access letters)
Advising and assisting in the identification, escalation and resolution of potential conflicts and reputational issues
Advising and assisting in the recommendation, implementation and maintenance of policies, procedures and protocols for supported business groups
Advising on selected regulatory matters (including anti-tying rules and affiliate transactions)
Coordinating with and managing outside counsel; and providing training in selected areas.
J.D. from an accredited institution
Admitted to New York Bar and in good standing
6 or more years of relevant in-house and/or law firm experience with sophisticated cross-border Latin America syndicated lending and/or M&A transactions
Excellent interpersonal and written/verbal communication skills
Professional attitude and strong work ethic with strong organizational skills
Comfortable with change and able to navigate effectively in a multi-faceted financial institution with a wide and complex range of businesses.
Must be fluent in Spanish
Posting Date: 03/18/2019
Location: New York, NY, BANK OF AMERICA TOWER AT ONE BRYANT PARK, 115 W 42nd St, - United States
Travel: Yes, 5% of the time
Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40
Shift: 1st shift
Bank Of America Corporation