Senior Finance Associate
Milwaukee, WI  / Chicago, IL 
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Senior Finance Associate - Milwaukee or Chicago
Foley & Lardner LLP is seeking a sophisticated attorney with 5-10+ years of experience to join the Finance Practice Group in our Milwaukee or Chicago office. Alternate Foley office locations may be considered based on business need and the candidate's experience. Qualified candidate must have sophisticated drafting experience and ability to manage a range of both traditional financing transactions and projects as well as other complex financing arrangements, including syndicated and bilateral credit facilities, commercial paper programs, acquisition financings, derivative transactions and other structured finance transactions as well asset securitization transactions etc. The ideal candidate will have the ability to first-chair complex transactions and projects, as well as train and mentor more junior associates. CPA is a bonus but not required. We are seeking a well-rounded, dynamic, highly motivated senior associate who seeks significant client contact and is willing to work collaboratively, counseling clients, working alongside more seasoned partners, and investing a significant amount of time in client development, as well as client counseling. Experience with and commitment to understanding and solving complex business issues is critical. Large law firm experience preferred. Top academics and experience required. To be considered, a candidate must hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school and must be in good standing and an active member of the bar of the state in which the candidate is admitted to practice. Position will support the Milwaukee office, thus timely admission to the Wisconsin Bar will be a condition of hire irrespective of office location. Interested applicants should submit a resume, law school transcript, and cover letter indicating office preference. Current judicial clerks need to apply directly and may not be submitted by a legal recruiter.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Vet/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without consideration to their race, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, domestic partner status or medical condition. For applicants applying to our California offices, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records pursuant to local ordinances.
Foley & Lardner LLP is a top ranked law firm with offices throughout the United States and abroad. At Foley we strive to remain true to our core values- our clients, integrity, our people, citizenship, diversity, trust & respect, stewardship & accountability and professional satisfaction. As a result, we offer the highest quality legal counsel to our clients, as well as outstanding professional opportunities for our employees.

Foley employees enjoy a comfortable, yet professional work environment, exceptional benefit package, state-of-the-art technology, work/life balance, great working relationships and much more.

We invite you to consider a career with Foley.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
5 to 10 years
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