Current In-House Opportunities
Looking for a coveted in-house position? Levenson Schweitzer has a select number of in-house opportunities available.
Representative Opportunities for In-house Positions
Investment Advising Firm Seeks Structured Products Tax and Accounting Manager (Location flexible)
Our client is a Santa Monica based, SEC registered investment advisor that focuses on credit investing in below investment grade bond markets. The firm manages ~$15 billion, for primarily institutional investors.
The company is looking for a professional with 3-5 years of experience in tax law and tax compliance. The position will be part of the Structured Products business and will work closely with the company’s Structured Products investment team, internal tax, accounting, and operations teams. You will also work with outside advisors, tax return preparers, and counterparties to manage all tax related matters relating to the Structured Products investments and portfolios. The California bar is not required for this position. The company has a great culture, flexible hours, and working remotely post-pandemic is possible. Attractive compensation and a benefits package—including a 401k match—are included. Please contact Barbara Levenson for details: email@example.com.
Our client is a Finance Firm in the rapidly growing litigation funding space. The company is seeking a lawyer with 5+ years of litigation experience to help underwrite various opportunities to invest in lawsuits and other disputes. This is not a litigation position. In this role, you will work directly with the Director of Underwriting, the Chief Investment Officer and other senior management, as well as credit, loan servicing and accounting professionals in order to achieve the company’s goals. The job entails legal writing and other due diligence, transaction negotiation and documentation, and advising our client’s Investment Committee on the merits of potential transactions, and the underlying litigation. Judicial clerkship experience preferred. Top credentials required. Some basic Microsoft Excel experience is also required. The company is located in Marin County and easily accessible from San Francisco and the East Bay.
Commercial Transactions Attorney Position, Office of the General Counsel
Senior Manager: San Francisco, New York, or Northern Virginia (McLean, VA)
The Commercial Transactions Attorney of this multinational business is responsible for reviewing, drafting, revising, negotiating and advising on complex requests for proposal, consulting services agreements, master services agreement, engagement letters, subcontracts, nondisclosure agreements, access letters and other types of agreements consistent with the firm’s risk management practices. The successful candidate will have at least 3 years of experience as a highly motivated, contracting/transactional attorney. This attorney must be proactive, able to work both independently and in a team, have strong leadership skills, and will uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct. The successful candidate must have strong drafting and negotiation skills and excellent interpersonal skills. This attorney will demonstrate abilities and/or a record of success managing efforts with identifying and addressing client needs including in the following areas: identifying and analyzing complex legal/regulatory/business issues and providing appropriate legal advice regarding applicable legal and professional standards, often on a time-sensitive basis; demonstrating negotiation skills with respect to legal issues; managing multiple cases/matters/projects and/or teams of internal and/or external resources; and, building consensus, even for difficult or unpopular courses of action necessitated by legal or regulatory requirements.
Please contact Barbara Levenson for details: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Associates in other practice areas
Please contact Barbara Levenson to discuss opportunities in your practice area: email@example.com.