Private Equity Associate Attorney Job in Chicago, IL Near Me - 318177 |

Private Equity Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Illinois - Chicago

Job ID QHK9318177

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 - Max. 5 Years

Ranking 4 : Medium to Large Business $$$$

Estimated Salary Highest Salary Band in the Market

Practice Areas Corporate - Private Equity

2024-02-04 23:33:05

Job Overview: A law firm is seeking a skilled and experienced Private Equity Associate Attorney to join their team. The candidate will play a pivotal role in representing middle-market private equity funds and their portfolio companies, with a primary focus on mergers and acquisitions. The individual will collaborate with partners, ensuring efficient communication and high-quality legal services to clients. The position requires adherence to firm policies, meeting deadlines, and engaging in both physical and sedentary activities.

Job Duties:

  • Represent middle-market private equity funds and their portfolio companies in mergers and acquisitions.
  • Collaborate with partners on a diverse range of legal matters for various clients.
  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with clients, lawyers, business professionals, and third parties.
  • Produce deliverables, answer phone calls, and respond to correspondence efficiently and responsively.
  • Provide timely, accurate, and high-quality work products.
  • Meet deadlines, and expectations, and perform required work duties successfully.
  • Foster positive work relationships within the firm.
  • Comply with all firm policies and practices.
  • Engage in physical and sedentary activities, including working at a computer, participating in digital/virtual conference calls, and attending meetings as needed.
  • Perform all other duties, tasks, or projects as assigned.


  • J.D. degree.
  • 3-5 years of transactional law experience.
  • Admitted to practice in Illinois.
  • Direct and applicable AmLaw 100 law firm or SEC experience.


  • Strong legal research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with partners and clients.
  • Proficient in meeting deadlines and managing workload.
  • Adherence to ethical and professional standards.


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree.


  • Admission to practice in Illinois.

Job Location: Chicago, Illinois.

This Amlaw firm is best known for allowing its associates to find a balanced work load that best suites them. As a result, the company operates with an entrepreneurial culture, offers flexible face-time, and values diversity and a work space inclusive of everyone. This firm is also one that values pro-bono work?encouraging their associates to gain real-life experience and take charge of their own opportunities and success.

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