ABOUT THE FIRM
Set up in 1971, Vaish Associates Advocates is a full-service law firm advising domestic and international clients for over four decades and providing a broad range of legal, taxation, regulatory and advisory services to the commercial, industrial and financial communities. We are established in three major cities of India. Our head office is in New Delhi. Other offices are in Mumbai and Bengaluru. Vaish Associates also has affiliates in various metropolitan cities and quasi-metro locations across India. We are an experienced team of 12 Partners and over 100 Associates.
ABOUT THE JOB
New Delhi office is on the lookout for Lawyers with 2/3 years PQE in Corporate matters with a reputed law firm. The incumbents would be expected to be team players from a good law school having a good academic record with good drafting and oral communication skills.
Team: General Corporate
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
1 – Essential Requirement: Law graduate from a premier Law School.
2 – Non-essential Requirement: A qualified Company Secretary from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India is desirable, but not a pre-requisite.
3 – Experience: Should have PQE of 2 to 3 years with a reputed corporate law firm.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1 – Drafting opinions on legal matters, including under SEBI and Corporate Laws, Foreign Exchange Management Act, 1999, labour laws etc.;
2 – Conducting legal due diligence and preparation of relevant reports;
3 – Drafting and vetting of agreements which inter alia include, share purchase agreements, share subscription agreements, shareholders agreements, business transfer agreements, asset purchase agreements, joint venture agreement, employment contracts, consultants contracts, distributorship agreements, NDA etc.;
4 – Attending negotiation meetings/conferences with seniors and revising the agreements based on the discussion;
5 – Conducting comprehensive legal research and analysis;
6 – General legal/transactional advisory;
7 – Liaison with governmental/ regulatory authorities/ ministries etc.