Description:The Irvine office of Jones Day has an immediate need for an M&A corporate associate with 4 - 6 years of experience with a large or sophisticated mid-size law firm. The candidate should have a focus on public and private company M&A, with experience with emerging growth/venture capital, or private equity representations a plus. This is an excellent opportunity for a mid-level/senior associate who desires to become a key player in a top-ranked M&A practice. Candidates should have excellent drafting and negotiation skills, and should be comfortable assuming a lead role in managing the execution of transactions and interacting directly with clients. Ability to work with other team members and clients, and take ownership of projects, is essential. We are a global law firm committed to excellence in client service with a good track record of promoting lateral associates to partnership. We are looking for an associate who is excited to contribute to client service, who is focused on the entrepreneurship that makes Irvine great, who is committed to tackling challenging legal work, and who is motivated to be a resource for others. To be considered, please provide a resume, deal list and law school transcript.
The pay scale for this role is $250,000 - $435,000. Actual salary will be commensurate with the candidate's qualifications and relevant experience.