Private Practice

Employment Associate

Employment Associate

  • This role is based within our Employment team and involves a variety of work advising employers and senior executives from a range of sectors, with a focus on restaurants, retail, real estate and professional services businesses and financial services, including ones with international reach.
  • You'll advise on the employment aspects of M&A transactions on deals of including large, complex, multi-jurisdictional deals for global companies to small domestic transactions and commercial property deals.
  • In addition, you will manage the full scope of employment related transactional work, including due diligence, drafting employment provisions, calculating employment related liabilities, and advising on benefits, incentives and bonus arrangements.
  • You must have previous non-contentious, contentious and advisory employment experience.
  • Also beneficial is a focus on employment aspects of transactional work, including advising owners/C-suite.

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