CA CIB Americas



12 September United States, NEW YORK Perm

The Capital Markets Unit within the NY Legal Department at Credit Agricole provides legal support and advice to the wide range of business lines and products that comprise capital markets activities.

Position summary
Attorney to provide services to securitization activities, as well as Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A), Debt Capital Markets and Corporate Equity Derivatives activities.
An attorney junior to other attorneys in the Capital Markets Unit in the Legal Department.
Will have direct contact with internal clients in the Fixed Income and Equities groups.

Key responsibilities
The responsibilities of the position include providing transactional and legal advice to all of the capital markets activities, with a particular emphasis on the securitization, debt capital markets, corporate equity derivatives and M&A activities.

The activities will include advising clients regarding legal and transactional structural issues and drafting and reviewing underwriting and purchase agreements, private placement and M&A advisory engagement letters, tender offer documents, non-disclosure agreements and liaising with external counsel.
The position will involve frequent interaction with other (including more senior) Legal Department personnel, as well as with Compliance Department personnel.

Key Internal contacts
- Legal department personnel
- Compliance department personnel

Experience Required:
7-12 years

Qualifications/Education Required:
Law degree and member of NY Bar
Securities law background, preferably including with respect to securitization transactions.
Also, M&A advisory and general corporate background would be a plus.