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Investment Funds Lawyer (Associate)

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  • Sector:

    Private Practice

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0891

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  • Published:

    12 days ago

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Our Client

​Our client, a leading US law firm, is currently looking to hire a junior to mid-level Associate (2-5 years PQE) to join their highly-regarded practice.

Main Duties

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

  • The Investment Management Group boasts exceptional transactional experience from magic circle and top tier practices and is one of the UK's market-leading specialist practices advising on fund formation and fund investments.

  • The team advises a broad range of managers on both onshore and offshore fund mandates, across all sectors but with particular strength in real estate, private equity, infrastructure and debt. In addition to experience supporting managers, the team also advise a range of fund investors on their fund investments, from family offices to international organisations, pension funds and other institutional investors.

  • The work is truly international in nature and the team in the Middle East frequently collaborates with colleagues in Europe, Asia and the UK on funds matters.

Your Profile

  • You will be a lawyer with 2- 5 years PQE with experience of working within an investment funds practice with strong exposure to private funds work from a top law firm.

  • Must have recent fund structuring/formation experience for a global or US law firm

  • Have enthusiasm for intellectually challenging work, are ambitious and confident to deliver at the highest standard.

  • You will be details focussed, self-motivated and proactive, and confident in building enduring relationships with clients that are based on trust and high-quality service delivery.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 020 3778 0891
ReferenceCode: 35757

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