The Minneapolis office of DLA Piper is seeking an associate with four to seven years of experience to join the Finance Practice Group. The ideal candidate will have experience representing financial institutions, hedge funds, private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers in secured and unsecured debt financing, including asset based, cash flow, unitranche, and syndicated lending transactions; debtor-in-possession financings; and loan workouts and restructurings. Successful candidates will have demonstrated experience in collaborating with M&A, tax, financial litigators and other specialists in structuring finance and distressed debt transactions. Candidates with foreign language skills are preferred, but applicants with other debt finance and restructuring experience will be considered.
All applicants must possess a strong work ethic; have the ability to work both independently and as part of a larger team; be able to effectively delegate and train junior associates; be detail-oriented; and have excellent presentation and interpersonal skills. Applicants should have a strong academic background from nationally recognized schools and must be licensed to practice in Minnesota or have the ability to become a member of the Minnesota bar soon after being hired.
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J.D. and 4 to 7 years of experience
Internal Number: 18000224
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