Full-Time

Counsel – Capital Markets

Updated on 4/23/2024

Pagaya Investments

Pagaya Investments

501-1,000 employees

AI-powered network enhancing credit approvals

AI & Machine Learning
Financial Services

Senior

New York, NY, USA

Requirements
  • Qualified attorney in the United States (preferably NY or CA)
  • 3-4 years experience in US law firm and/or in-house
  • Significant experience with securitizations, capital markets trading, credit agreements and other sophisticated finance transactions focusing on multiple consumer credit assets classes (unsecured consumer loans, auto loans, mortgages, real estate, point-of-sale, insurance)
  • Expertise in the structured finance industry and U.S. and international securities laws applicable to capital markets and securitization transactions, including the Securities Act, Securities Exchange Act and Regulation AB
  • Native/Fluent English (written and spoken)
  • Excellent drafting of contracts and advice with minimal support from external counsel
  • The ability and flexibility to work hours based on the company’s needs
  • Excellent judgment and initiative in developing creative, practical and effective solutions, using a business-first approach
  • JD or LLM from accredited US law school is preferred
Responsibilities
  • Act as counsel on all securitization, structured products and capital markets transactions
  • Negotiate and draft transaction and trading based agreements and documents
  • Analyze and structure complex capital markets transactions
  • Serve as the internal expert on all capital markets transactions and questions
  • Assist with drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, providing insight and guidance from a regulatory perspective
  • Stay on top of regulatory developments for structuring and terms of capital markets transactions, and advise management on new risks and opportunities
  • Assist the Deputy General Counsel and broader legal team in building a global legal department, developing and enhancing its service culture and meeting the needs of the business
  • Provide any other legal or non-legal support that the business requires

Pagaya offers an AI-powered credit analysis network that enhances credit approvals for banks, credit card networks, auto lenders, and fintech partners, while managing risk. Their technology enables increased credit approvals without undue risk, benefiting various financial institutions.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.4B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2016

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

-8%

2 year growth

-11%