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Paralegal

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    In-house Legal

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Tevia Kretzmer

  • Contact email:

    tevia@rutherfordsearch.com

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0852

  • Job ref:

    KRT11339

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-14

​Our Client

Our client, a global alternative asset manager with c.$300bn AUM, is looking to hire a Paralegal for its London office to support the group’s infrastructure legal team. The candidate will work closely with the wider team including the compliance & regulatory groups.

Main Duties

Responsibilities of the role will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide various transaction support activities including helping liaising with internal and external counsel and team members on transaction documentation.

  • Liaises with the legal groups of European portfolio businesses on internal governance requirements and funding processes

  • Coordinate with company secretaries and portfolio companies to maintain entity lists and organisational structure.

  • Coordinate in the creation of new entities as required

  • Review initial operating agreements and coordinate with company secretaries and/or outside counsel on preparing amended and restated operating agreements

  • Plan and manage for entity dissolutions and wind-downs

  • Lead responses to know your customer requests from financial institutions

  • Document Management

  • Assist with the preparation and review of legal documents.

Your Profile

  • 1-3 years of relevant law clerk / paralegal experience

  • Exceptional attention to detail

  • Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience in corporate database entry and maintenance

  • Proficiency in using a document management system, with knowledge of iManage a plus

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Tevia Kretzmer.
Email: tevia@rutherfordsearch.com
Phone: 020 3778 0852
Reference Code: 11339

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.