Private Equity Attorney Job in Santa Monica, CA Near Me - 321708 |

Private Equity Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location California - Santa Monica

Job ID 57W8321708

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 4 - Max. 5 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas Corporate - M&ACorporate - Private Equity

2024-07-08 00:42:24

Job Overview

A law firm in Santa Monica, CA, is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Private Equity Attorney with a minimum of 4-5 years of expertise in private equity and mergers and acquisitions. The ideal candidate will demonstrate exceptional drafting, analytical, and interpersonal skills, along with a proven track record of negotiating complex agreements. This role requires a dynamic professional with strong business judgment to lead in supporting private equity fund and portfolio company clients.

Job Details


  • Drafting and negotiating purchase and merger agreements, LLC and LP agreements, and other transaction documents.
  • Meeting day-to-day requirements of private equity fund and portfolio company clients.
  • Providing strategic guidance and acting as an extension of client business teams.
  • Collaborating effectively in a team-oriented and dynamic environment.


  • Minimum 4-5 years of private equity and mergers and acquisitions experience.
  • Excellent drafting, writing, and analytical skills.
  • Strong attention to detail, and organizational, verbal, and project management skills.
  • Good business and strategic judgment.


  • JD from an accredited law school.


  • Admission to the California State Bar.


  • Proven experience in private equity and M&A.
  • Ability to handle complex negotiations and transactions.
  • Prior large firm experience working with private equity sponsors.
  • Outstanding academic credentials.

Job Location

Santa Monica, CA

Benefits Offered

The firm provides a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • Health savings account (with the applicable medical plan).
  • Flexible spending accounts for health and/or dependent care.
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits.
  • Life insurance, AD&D, and long-term care coverage.
  • Backup care for children and/or adults.
  • Generous parental leave and fertility benefits.
  • Accrued vacation time (four weeks per year) and sick time (two weeks per year).
  • 10 paid holidays each year.

Creative lawyering in a laid back environment is big draw for associates at this Amlaw firm. This California-based firm is highly regarded as one of the most innovative firms in the market. The firm is best known for its technology work and life sciences clients, and is generally recognized as the top legal provider for emerging companies. The California culture of the firm fosters a collaborative and social workplace, while the sophisticated training and meaningful attorney mentorship help develop associates into world class lawyers.

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