Careers

Attorney

Chicago-based boutique firm with a transactional practice focused on the review, negotiation and documentation of trading and financing arrangements (ISDA Master Agreements, structured derivatives, prime brokerage, clearing, futures, repurchase agreements etc.) for its institutional and hedge fund clients is seeking to add an intelligent and highly motivated attorney with 3 to 6 years of experience.
This position will involve direct client involvement and may also include some responsibilities related to the development of a proprietary web based application that tracks the terms of financing and trading agreements for clients.
The ideal candidate will be very detailed oriented, highly responsive and have strong communication skills.
Pay commensurate with experience. The position requires regular presence in the firm’s River North office.

Associate Attorney

Chicago-based, boutique firm specializing in the negotiation, evaluation and documentation of trading and financing arrangements (derivatives, prime brokerage, clearing, etc.) is seeking to add an intelligent and highly motivated recent law grad or newly admitted attorney to its busy practice.
This associate position will involve direct client and document management as well as some responsibilities related to the development of a proprietary web based application that tracks the terms of specific trading agreements for clients.
The ideal candidate will be very detailed oriented, highly responsive to correspondence and easily able to communicate with colleagues, clients and the software development team.
The position is hourly, with the opportunity for the right candidate to become salaried, and requires regular presence in the firm’s River North office.

Law Clerk

Chicago-based, boutique firm specializing in the negotiation, evaluation and documentation of trading and financing arrangements (derivatives, prime brokerage, clearing, etc.) is seeking to add a law clerk to its busy practice.
This law clerk position will involve coordinating with firm attorneys for client and document management as well as technical responsibilities related to the development and management of a proprietary web based application that tracks the terms of specific trading agreements for clients.
The ideal candidate will be very detailed oriented, highly responsive to correspondence and easily able to communicate with colleagues, clients and the software development team.

Senior Derivatives Confirmations Negotiator

Chicago-based boutique law firm with a transactional practice focused on the review, negotiation and documentation of trading and financing arrangements (ISDA Master Agreements, structured derivatives, prime brokerage, clearing, futures, repurchase agreements etc.) for its institutional and hedge fund clients is seeking to add an intelligent and highly motivated senior derivatives confirmations negotiator with 4 or more years of with equity and credit derivatives confirmations.

Experience with drafting, reviewing and negotiating confirmations and understanding of ISDA definitions will be key to this role.   The firm’s client base generates a high volume of equity derivatives confirmation requests (total return swaps, OTC options, etc.) with one off requests for the review of other types of master confirmations (credit, FX, interest rate, structured, etc.).  Legal degree not required.   Job will involve regular client interaction and training of junior employees.  

The ideal candidate will be very detailed oriented, highly responsive and have strong communication skills.  Pay commensurate with experience.

Koya Law Contact Information

Please email recruiting@koyalaw.com with resume and any relevant information if interested in a position with Koya Law.