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Assistant General Counsel - Mergers & Acquisitions
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Citigroup | New York, NY
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Job Description

* Primary Location: United States,New York,New York
* Other Location: United States,Florida,Tampa
* Education: Doctorate Degree
* Job Function: Legal
* Schedule: Full-time
* Shift: Day Job
* Employee Status: Regular
* Travel Time: Yes, 25 % of the Time
* Job ID: 19029658


About Citi

Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.

Citi's Mission and Value Propositionexplains what we do and Citi Leadership Standardsexplain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients' and the public's trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.

Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.

Lawyer to join Mergers & Acquisitions Legal group in Corporate Law department. Position reports directly to Head of M&A Legal.

Provide transactional and advisory M&A legal support to Citi's global businesses, working closely with corporate M&A execution, business and functional teams.Advise on structuring, deal documentation--actively negotiate global transactions across Citi businesses.Drafting and/or reviewing with external counsel NDAs, various forms of transfer agreements, transition services agreements, licenses, leases and other ancillary deal documents. Also providing regular reports on deal status - including regulatory approvals, key issues and external legal expense. Preparing approval documents for M&A Committee and Citi Boards.Support Citi's Resolution Planning exercise.


* JD is required.

* Attorney must be licensed to practice law and a member in good standing in in the state/jurisdiction in which the position is based.

* 5+ years in M&A department of large law firm -- preferably representing financial services clients.

* Excellent organizational and communications skills.

* Ability to work on multiple, complex transactions in fast paced, energetic department.