seeking a bright and analytical attorney to join Two Sigma’s Legal Department
to help us cover a wide spectrum of legal initiatives. In this role, you
will primarily provide legal support to the Financial Resource Management and
Financial Resource Management side, responsibilities will include:
various agreements with bank and broker-dealer counterparties, including
prime brokerage agreements, term commitment agreements, securities lending
agreements, repurchase agreements, ISDAs, master netting agreements,
control agreements, custody agreements, credit agreements and various
legal advice to the Financial Resource Management team on various issues,
including, securities law, insolvency, UCC, lien/perfection issues and
related topics; and
abreast of legal and regulatory changes in the financing and trading
With respect to the Corporate side,
responsibilities will include:
- Building out the role of
the Office of the Corporate Secretary for Two Sigma’s domestic and foreign
- Being a key partner for
enhancing and supporting firm-wide corporate governance; and
- Maintaining customary
corporate documents and records.
and legal degrees from top flight universities; candidates must provide a
resume, as well as their GPAs for all degrees.
years of hedge fund, finance, prime brokerage, term, securities lending,
repo, and/or ISDA experience as an associate at a major U.S. law firm or
in the legal department of a sell-side or buy-side firm.
with corporate governance, management company and fund structuring is a
working knowledge of hedge funds and applicable securities regulations is strongly
keen interest in learning numerous areas of the law.
verbal and written communication skills and an aptitude for building
an efficient and self-motivated multi-tasker.
organizational, communication and listening skills.
to prioritize and manage expectations.