About Us Dentons has over 9,000 lawyers in 173 locations serving 77 countries. The firm is uniquely positioned to leverage our global platform and deliver sophisticated and innovative legal services to our clients.
Dentons is a truly polycentric international law firm that embraces the diversity of its geography, cultures, and legal practices. The firm has no headquarters, no dominant national culture, and offers clients talent from diverse backgrounds and countries with deep experience in Civil Law, English Common Law, and US Common Law. The Practice
Dentons' US Corporate lawyers and professionals are strategic advisors and market leaders in their field. No matter the industry, scope of need or business goals, robust legal representation is vital to corporate success. Whether the need is innovative financing solutions, safeguarding fundamental interests or developing structures that meet operational, legal and tax requirements, Dentons' US Corporate practice delivers unparalleled counsel and service.
The Dallas office of Dentons US LLP is seeking an associate with excellent academic credentials and 2-4 years of experience to join our thriving Corporate practice. The person hired for this position will work directly with partners and other team members and will contribute to the practice by assuming such responsibilities as:
Contributing to the coordination and execution of successful corporate transactions including capital venture transactions and mergers & acquisitions
Managing a broad range of corporate matters including domestic and international tax matters and fund formations
Representing public and private companies, including real estate investment trusts (REITS), in a variety of corporate, tax, securities and real estate matters
Advising clients on matters related to the formation, taxation, operation, and acquisition of real estate investment trusts and other investment funds
Representing buyers, sellers and targets in stock purchases, asset purchases, mergers and joint ventures
Conducting diligence reviews and coordinating deal closings
Structuring transactions involving taxable and tax-free asset and stock acquisitions, divestitures and reorganizations
Supporting the practice by performing general research and writing
This is a great opportunity to work with dedicated lawyers who are passionate about their work, all while enjoying the benefits of an international law firm.
Position Requirements Personal Skills/Attributes
Has excellent written communication skills and an ability to produce written work product that is concise and effective
Possesses strong analytical skills and thinks strategically
Is conscientious, with a proven attention to detail
Has excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to clearly communicate advice to clients and others
Understands of the importance client service
Embraces teamwork and works effectively with others who have different styles
Is ambitions, exhibits leadership and motivates others
Has a sincere interest in career development and welcomes feedback
2-4 years of law firm experience is required
Should be licensed or eligible to practice law in the State of Texas and be in good standing
LL.M. is preferred
Associated topics: analysis, business, business analyst, business intelligence, business systems analyst, consult, financial reporting analyst, forecasting, regulation, strategy
* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.