Stinson LLP seeks an Associate Attorney in our Kansas City, MO office in the Corporate Finance Division to provide a full range of legal services for publicly-held corporations, privately-held companies, private equity funds and venture capital funds. These services include: securities law compliance, capital markets transactions, merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions, private equity (PE) transactions, venture capital (VC) transactions, investment company and advisor compliance, corporate governance and structured finance. The Associate Attorney will support the firm's Partners in representing clients on structuring and documenting public offerings of equity and debt securities, M&A transactions, PE transactions, VC transactions, structured finance transactions, as well as corporate governance, securities law compliance and corporate law matters. This position will be expected to conduct legal research, provide legal and logical analysis, gather and use data, organize facts and materials, demonstrate attention to detail, draft critical transaction documents and exercise excellent judgement at problem solving.
The position requires a Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an ABA-approved law school the United States (graduation in the top 25% of law school and journal publication) and an active license to practice law in Missouri. The position requires five years of experience working for an international corporation in the oil and gas industry. We require two years of experience assessing cross-border M&A opportunities, business valuation, conducting due diligence and planning for integration. The two years of experience must include creating merger and financial model analyses, analyzing models for valuation metrics, drafting MOUs and transactional documents.