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Corporate Associate - Private Equity & Finance (5+ years of experience) - Boston, MA

Boston, MA

Position Overview

Day Pitney’s Private Equity & Finance group is seeking an associate with 4-6 years of demonstrated experience in private equity and venture capital finance transactions to join our growing team in our Boston, MA office.

Ideal candidates will have strong transactional experience in the areas of private equity, venture capital financing, strategic joint ventures, mergers and acquisition, capital markets, corporate governance and general corporate matters. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to do sophisticated work and build their practice, and work in close team collaboration with industry experts.

Day Pitney's private equity group has significant experience representing private equity and venture capital funds in several capacities, including forming venture capital funds, leveraged buyout funds, real estate funds, hedge funds, and strategic investment transactions. The team has experience establishing U.S. business operations and business partnerships as well as company asset sales, acquisitions, and financings, including debt and equity investments in portfolio companies and counseling in connection with portfolio company initial public offerings and related stock sales.

Day Pitney’s corporate group advise clients on a broad range of matters, including corporate governance, regulatory compliance, securities law, state corporate law, and tax and benefits issues, and the firm offers a strong transactional practice in the areas of private equity, capital markets, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. The team serves a wide range of clients including NYSE, NASDAQ and AMEX listed companies across a wide range of industries including, energy banking, real estate, healthcare, communications, manufacturing, and technology. They also advise closely-held and family-owned companies and their owners throughout all stages in the life-cycle of such businesses from start-up through sale.

Job Requirements

  • 4-6 years of demonstrated private equity and venture capital finance transactional experience
  • Excellent technical, professional and client service skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and advocacy skills
  • Team-oriented with an emphasis on collaboration
  • Effective and efficient problem solving capabilities with the ability to work independently and proactively, and to develop creative solutions to meet client and team needs
  • Massachusetts bar admission in good standing

Day Pitney offers a hybrid in-office / remote work schedule to provide our attorneys greater flexibility.

About Day Pitney

Day Pitney, an East Coast-based law firm with national and international reach, has approximately 300 attorneys in 13 offices in Connecticut, Florida, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Washington, DC. Day Pitney’s Corporate, Litigation, and Trusts and Estates attorneys represent a variety of clients from individuals to Fortune 500 companies. Since 1902, Day Pitney has been working collaboratively and effectively with clients in a wide range of industries, including Energy and Utilities; Financial Services; Healthcare and Life Sciences; Insurance and Reinsurance; Intellectual Property and Technology; Family Office Practice; Real Estate and Environmental; and Tax Exempt Organizations and Charitable Giving. Day Pitney’s lawyers provide deep bench knowledge and experience and work seamlessly across disciplines to guide our clients through the evolving legal landscape. For more information on Day Pitney, visit https://www.daypitney.com/.

Diversity & Inclusion

Diversity & Inclusion is one of Day Pitney’s core values. The firm is committed to diversity and inclusiveness and fosters diversity within our firm and the communities in which we live. The Diversity & Inclusion Committee is responsible for furthering the firm's diversity objectives and implementing the firm's diversity plan, which is spearheaded by the Executive Committee. Day Pitney qualified for Mansfield Certification Plus status, indicating that the firm has successfully reached at least 30% diverse lawyer representation in a notable number of our current leadership roles and committees. The firm has been a part of the Mansfield Rule process since the inaugural version in 2017.

Join Us

If you want to join a collaborative, energetic, and nurturing environment where you will take on complex challenges and have a direct impact on the successes of businesses and the lives of people, Day Pitney is the place for you. You will be a key contributor working on sophisticated legal matters alongside recognized leaders in their fields, with mentoring and support along the way to hone your skills and help you reach your career goals. Required application materials include a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample (two to three pages from your academic or work experience of which you are the sole author). Click here to apply. 

Day Pitney is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.