Cowen is seeking a transactional lawyer with 4-6 years’ experience to primarily support Cowen’s Investment Management Business. The candidate will evaluate and work on transactions in investment strategies offered by Cowen with a focus on supporting Cowen’s sustainable investments strategy and other private equity investment strategies. The candidate may also be asked to work on corporate transactions on behalf of Cowen Inc.
JD degree from a leading university and licensed to practice law in New York
Experience working with private equity fund sponsors preferred
Experience with private equity fund formation would be helpful though not required
High levels of ethics, integrity, and judgment
Ability to comfortably interact with senior professionals and clients in a professional setting
Strong intellectual curiosity
Comfortable in and committed to a teamwork environment
Highly organized, detail oriented and proactive
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Desire to work in a fast-paced environment
Open approach to change, new tasks, and new strategies.
About Cowen Inc.
Cowen Inc. (“Cowen” or the “Company”) is a diversified financial services firm offering investment banking services, equity and credit research, sales and trading, prime brokerage, global clearing, commission management services and actively managed alternative investment products. Cowen focuses on delivering value-added capabilities to our clients in order to help them outperform. Founded in 1918, the Company is headquartered in New York and has offices worldwide. Learn more at Cowen.com