1+ months


Yorkson Legal
Purchase, NY 10577
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Leading financial institution located in Purchase, NY is seeking a contract attorney for its Wealth Management Legal and Compliance Division to advise on and negotiate corporate contracts for its Shareworks business. Competitive hourly rate.

This full-time position will be for a term of six months and is located at the firm’s Purchase, New York office.  At the end of the term, there may be an opportunity to convert to a permanent position. The lawyer will also be a member of a broader group of advisory lawyers servicing the sale and distribution of the Company's products and services, as well as coordinating with lawyers covering Compliance and Risk for the wealth management business.

Responsibilities include: 

  • Starting with existing contract templates, review and negotiate a wide variety of commercial agreements, including US, Canadian, and European SaaS customer agreements, technology license agreements, NDAs, and partner agreements.
  • Provide support to management and advise the business unit on issues related to contract interpretation.
  • Work with colleagues to continuously improve contract templates as well as implementation and adherence to best practices.


A minimum of five (5) years relevant experience with a top-quality law firm or similar in-house experience and a U.S state bar license.  The candidate should have experience with complex commercial and technology contracts, as well as familiarity with financial services, IP law, GDPR, U.S securities laws and SEC and FINRA rules.

Candidates with technology, financial services and in-house experience are preferred. 

Please send your resume to gbreck@yokson.com.


Posted: 2019-10-15 Expires: 2019-12-14

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