Castor Easton LLP has an opportunity for a full-time attorney who is experienced in general corporate matters to join the firm's expanding practice. The candidate will be expected to perform all the duties of a traditional law firm attorney, with an emphasis on the ability to act as lead attorney.

The right candidate will have a passion for corporate and entrepreneurial law, strong analytical and writing skills, and an ability to relate to and inspire confidence with sophisticated clients. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, be self-motivated, and able to function with excellence with minimal oversight. This is a great opportunity for the right lawyer to join one of Indiana's leading boutique business law firms in a tight-knit, collegial and team-oriented environment. Our firm provides “big law” quality work in a streamlined boutique firm setting.

Essential Functions:
  • Responsible for handling a large volume of various contracts including drafting, reviewing, editing, negotiating and closing.
  • Provides legal advice, guidance and support on matters relating to business transactions including preparing and reviewing various legal instruments and documents such as contracts, leases, licensing, non-disclosure agreements, banking and other agreements.
  • Provides legal advice, guidance and support on corporate transactions including capital contributions, acquisitions, consolidations, divestitures and dissolutions; such as acting as legal counsel in due diligence reviews of potential acquisitions.
  • Provides legal advice, guidance and support on corporate governance matters.
  • Oversee and resolve contract and other legal disputes.

Required Skills:
  • Talented in securities, transactions, and litigation.
  • Exceptional written and spoken communication skills.
  • Able to effectively manage difficult, demanding and varied assignments with little to no supervision.
  • Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills, stressing teamwork and innovation.
  • Outstanding judgment, professionalism and analytical skills.
  • Customer service oriented with the ability for developing long lasting relationships with internal and external business partners.
  • Uses multiple strategies to persuade others, identifies and removes barriers to agreements, wins concessions effectively, and provides input into future negotiation processes or strategies.
  • Demonstrates consistent, meticulous attention to detail, efficiently drafts agreements, amendments, other transactional documents, and takes pride in his/her work product, which must be substantially free of errors.
  • Communicates in a concise, professional, and business-like manner with clients, attorneys and paralegals.
  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness, looks for ways to improve and promote quality, applies feedback to improve performance, and monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • Experience in securities law and corporate finance – Preferred
  • Experience drafting complex agreements (e.g., various securities offering documents, technology related agreements, and vendor agreements) – Preferred

Required Education:
  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Exceptional academic performance
  • Admitted to practice in Indiana

Salary and benefits:
Competitive salary and benefits

Job Type: Full-time

: From $95,000.00 per year

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:
  • Indianapolis, IN 46204: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

  • Bar (Preferred)

Work Location: In person