Now Hiring: Corporate Transactional Attorney

Now Hiring: Corporate Transactional Attorney

Corporate Transactional Attorney

Job Description

Who We Are:  Rupp Baase Pfalzgraf Cunningham LLC is a law firm located right in the heart of downtown Buffalo that is driven by forward-thinking attorneys who embrace our clients’ enterprising spirit.  We are committed to excellence in the practice of law and we value collaborative, working relationships with people who share our optimism and positive energy.  Our team takes an innovative approach, creatively looking at every challenge from every angle to reveal opportunities for our clients and our employees.

Who We Need:  Our firm’s corporate transactional group is seeking an ambitious and hard-working self-starter with a minimum of 5 years of experience handling corporate and commercial transactions to work remotely or in our Buffalo, NY office.  This is an opportunity for a motivated attorney to rapidly learn and advance their skill set and grow with the firm. 

Compensation will depend on experience and will consist of a base salary, coupled with bonus opportunities based on billable hours and business generation.  Interested candidates should submit (1) cover letter; (2) resume; (3) law school transcript; and (4) a letter of reference.

Areas of Focus:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Debt and equity financings
  • Representing start-up companies, angel, seed, and venture capital investors and private equity firms
  • Handling of private placement transactions, buy and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic alliances, and private equity
  • Intellectual property and licensing transactions
  • Technology and online agreements
  • Corporate formation and governance matters
  • Executive compensation matters
  • Board and investor relations
  • Corporate and securities compliance
  • Other general corporate and commercial transactions

What Makes Us Different:  While we work hard to help our clients be successful, we also like to have fun! We are a firm that boasts a second-to-none culture: regular in-house events including firm lunches, happy hours, annual ping pong tournaments, and community events like Ride for Roswell.  We offer a flexible schedule and occasional early releases to give our people time to enjoy life outside of the office. 

Benefits:  Our generous benefits package includes paid time off in addition to paid holidays, medical/dental/vision insurance, 401k with Firm contribution, potential for 401 profit sharing, short and long-term disability insurance, employee assistance program, ID protection insurance, employee/spouse/child insurance, and an opportunity for a year-end bonus based on performance. These are just a few reasons why Rupp Baase Pfalzgraf Cunningham has been consistently recognized as one of Buffalo’s Best Places to Work.

All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of age, race, creed, color, national origin, sexual orientation, military status, sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, familial status, marital status, or domestic violence victim status.