Shareholder Activist Partner (Exclusive Search)

Posted: August 13, 2018
Location: NY - New York City
Position: Partner
Type: Law Firm
Experience Level: 11+ Years

A major law firm seeks to hire an experienced shareholder activist attorney for a partnership role that would involve the exciting opportunity to lead and build this firm’s practice. The appropriate candidate must have (1) at least seven years of experience (ideally a partner or counsel, but a senior associate who has strong contacts/business could be considered); (2) significant client contacts in the shareholder activism space and ideally has developed business; and (3) extensive shareholder activist experience, including working with hedge funds and/or other major investors on proxy disputes, corporate governance matters, merger litigation, and other areas in this type of practice. Compensation is competitive with market levels. Please email resume in MS Word format to former Simpson Thacher associate and current recruiter Andrew Gurman at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) for consideration.