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Corporate Attorney, Credit Markets

New York

Join our Commodities and Global Market’s Group as an Attorney working directly for the Credit Markets Division.

In this role, you will work with our origination, underwriting and closing teams within the Credit Markets Division with a focus on lending / fund financing transactions and deals.  This role will give you the unique opportunity to gain a deep knowledge of the Credit Markets and broad exposure to private credit funds based in the U.S., UK and Europe.

To be successful in this role, you will have 2+ years of experience as a practicing fund formation and structuring attorney with a familiarity in private fund structures, from traditional credit funds and hedge funds, to distressed, opportunistic and hybrid funds.  Strong communication skills and attention to detail will aid in your success.  

Your day-to-day responsibilities include: 

  • Review of comprehensive offering and organizational documents (LPA, IMA, etc.)
  • Review of complex fund structures, managed accounts, strategic investor and seed transactions, GP and manager agreements, onshore and offshore fund structures
  • Structuring lending transactions
  • Leading negotiations with clients
  • Liaising with internal and external deal counsel to prepare transaction documents
  • Advising deal team and other internal stakeholders, including credit risk and compliance

If you would like to explore an exciting legal career within our Global Commodities and Capital Market’s business at Macquarie, then please apply now.   

About Commodities and Global Markets

Commodities and Global Markets provides clients with an integrated, end-to-end offering across global markets including equities, fixed income, foreign exchange and commodities.

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About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 17,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-961907
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: New York
Category: Mid-level, Junior, Compliance, Legal & Regulatory, Credit
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Credit Markets Division
Recruiter: Ellen Fahey
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