We are working closely with an international law firm who are seeking an investment funds lawyer, the successful individual will join the highly regarded financial services and funds team. Within in this exciting challenging role, you will be responsible for working across the team’s investment funds offering with a strong emphasis on closed-ended alternative investment funds acting for managers and investors.
Daily duties will include drafting and negotiating limited partnership agreements, drafting investment advisory and management agreements, advising on marketing and promotion of the funds to prospective investors as well as liaising with foreign counsels in the fund domiciliation jurisdictions. There will also be a strong emphasis on advising prospective investors on their investments into alternative funds, this will involve reviewing terms of the limited partnership agreements, advising on compliance of the terms of the limited partnership agreements as well as negotiating side letters.
You will be highly skilled in managing a busy and complex workload and providing first class legal advice to clients. A key element of the role will require you to support partners in client marketing and business development activities on order to grow the firm’s client base.
Applicants will possess up to two years post qualified experience in the UK or an overseas jurisdiction, previous investment funds experience is highly desirable. Prior experience of working in house or for a financial services organisation is preferred but not essential. Candidates will possess a deep understanding of financial services law and regulations coupled with extensive commercial awareness.
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