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Senior Associate - Funds Lawyer

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  • Sector:

    Private Practice

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  • Contact:

    Jonathan Skerrett

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0771

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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​Our Client

Our client is a globally integrated law firm with a market leading funds team. They seek an experienced funds lawyer to join their collegiate team.

The Role

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

  • A range of GP and LP side work and secondaries

  • International work

  • Significant client exposure and profile-raising responsibilities

  • Diverse/innovative funds

Your Profile

  • You will be a funds lawyer with 4-10 years post-qualified experience in private practice and a grounding in fund formation/structuring – and the confidence to pick up and run client work yourself, with supervision.

  • Our client is open to foreign qualified lawyers with a preference for UK, European or Common Law backgrounds.

They boast a large and very reputable international presence and a highly ranked practice across multiple directories. There is a credible, demonstrable Partner track, an excellent pipeline of interesting work across asset classes. This will suit someone who is looking for a supportive and balanced culture without compromising on the quality of work.

This Company are a market leader on flexible working, with a range of options to ensure the role is as inclusive as possible – options on offer include reduced hours, compressed hours, 4-day weeks, etc. This Company is a strong advocate of flexible working, with a defined hybrid working policy which requires staff to spend only 2 days a week in the office per week.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Jonathan Skerrett.
Phone: 020 3778 0771
Reference Code: 36194

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