Business Law Associate (Financial Services)

Office

Calgary

Posting Date

September 22, 2021

Position type

Permanent

The Calgary Office of McCarthy Tétrault LLP seeks a highly-motivated associate to join our Financial Services Group, which is a specialty practice area within our National Business Law Group.

The ideal candidate will be qualified to practice law in Alberta and have the following credentials:

  • Between 2-4 years of post-call financial services experience including acquisition financings, corporate lending transactions, project financings and other debt financing transactions;
  • Excellent academic and professional credentials;
  • Strong analytical, communication and drafting skills; and
  • Demonstrated commitment to teamwork and client service excellence.

We have a pre-eminent lending practice and have been consistently recognized in Canada for our leading financial services expertise including Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, Legal 500, and Lexpert publications. Our clients include foreign and domestic banks, insurance companies, near banks, finance companies, smaller financial services companies, institutional investors, borrowers and project developers.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit a cover letter, resume and post-secondary academic transcripts to the attention of:

Leigh-Ann McGowan

Senior Director, Professional Resources (National)

Email: [email protected]

About McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Built on an integrated approach to the practice of law and delivery of innovative client services, the firm brings its legal talent, industry insight and practice experience to help clients achieve the results that are important to them. McCarthy Tétrault LLP is an equal opportunity employer and fosters an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment.

McCarthy Tétrault LLP provides a broad range of legal services, advising on large and complex assignments for Canadian and international interests. The firm has substantial presence in Canada’s major commercial centres as well as in New York City and London, UK.

Vaccination Policy:

Please note that, applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment from McCarthy Tétrault will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada as a condition of employment and to maintain their status as fully vaccinated as a condition of continued employment. McCarthy Tétrault will consider individual requests for accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to health or other grounds.