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Funds Lawyer - Leading Private Credit Firm

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  • Sector:

    In-house Legal

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0891

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Our Client

Our client is a highly regarded private credit fund with over 40 billion AuM. They are seeking a lawyer to join their growing team and assist with formations/fundraising.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Preparing, evaluating, and negotiating fund documentation including limited partnership agreements, subscription agreements, side letters, and other pertinent documents 

  • Supporting legal aspects throughout the lifecycle of funds and separately managed accounts, such as marketing approvals, data room setup, financing arrangements, investor due diligence queries, legal executions/closings, investment structuring queries, and other routine legal and quasi-legal tasks

  • Addressing inquiries related to fund documentation

  • Aiding in the investor on-boarding process Keeping up-to-date with regulatory changes affecting the funds industry

Your Profile

  • Qualified lawyer with 3-8PQE 

  • Experience from private practice in a funds team

  • Experience of fund formations/structuring (private funds)

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 020 3778 0891
Reference Code: 36229

About Rutherford
Rutherford is one of London’s leading buyside legal search firms. With over 14 years of providing top roles to legal talent across the funds space; from private equity to debt, infra and real estate to public funds, both in-house and private practice (transactions, finance, structuring, tax). Our clients include the leading law firms as well as tier-one asset managers, alternatives funds and VCs. If you are interested to know who is hiring in this space, or perhaps you are thinking about a move later in the year, please reach out for a confidential discussion with one of our specialists.